Cancer Foundation offer 150 free consultations of urology in Manaus

The reserve places will take place on 27 e 30 of October, na FCecon, in the neighborhood Dom Pedro, or until the run out openings.
25/10/2017 16h29 - Updated 25/10/2017 19h43
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The Foundation Amazonas State Oncology Control Center (FCecon) is offering 150 free consultations of urology next day 11 November as action Movember prevention of prostate cancer. The offer requires examination of PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen - teste blood).

The reserve places will take place from 9 am to 14h days 27 e 30 of October, in the communication sector of FCECON, na rua Francisco Orellana, Dom Pedro neighborhood, in the Central West Zone of Manaus, or until the run out openings. May register with men 45 years or more. The activity is allusive to the campaign Movember, geared to men's health movement, said the CEO of the Foundation, oncological surgeon Marco Antonio Ricci.

The expectation is that about 40 Health professionals are mobilized for the event, designed by the researcher FCECON, Cristiano urologist Paiva, with the support of the FCECON Urology Service, Academic League of Urology and Oncology Academic League. Segundo Ricci, the nursing services, clinic, Same, Nutrition, Board of Education and Research, Technical Director, Department of Prevention and Cancer Control (CCPD) and Clinical Laboratory, They will be engaged in action.

At the time there will be lectures by urologists, on human health, in addition to distributing snacks and gifts donated by Amazonian League Against Cancer (LACC). "Men undergoing clinical evaluation, which will include the digital rectal exam, indicated from two 50 years, or, for those who have a history of cancer in the family, from 45 ", said the urologist Cristiano Paiva.

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The Movember campaign was created to educate the male population about the prevention of major diseases related to men, and especially, to prostate cancer. It is coordinated in Brazil by the Brazilian Society of Urology and partner entities.

No Amazon, this type of malignancy is high on the list of involving the category. The projection of the National Cancer Institute (INCA), body of the Ministry of Health (MS), points that should be recorded 520 new cases in the state, in 2017, or equivalent 28 diagnostics for each 100 thousand (crude incidence rate).


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