Case 1
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
This is a case of carcinoma of cervix, post radiation. Complete remission is seen for 12 years 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment. 10 years survival rate in this type of cancer is 42%1. Her Karnofsky score is 100 and ECOG score is 0.
Name: AR
Registration No: 971043 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 58 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 56 yrs
Group: C (C to D – Jan 98)
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of Cervix
HPR: Squamous cell carcinoma, grade II  large cell non – keratinizing type.
Date of Diagnosis: 20/3/1997
Treatment History: Radiation taken from 16/4/97 to 28/5/97 at pelvis.

  • 5000 cGy/ 25 # 43 days.
Internal radiation taken on 14/6/97 and 21/6/97.

  • HDR brachy therapy – 800 cGy to OA application.
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 29/3/1997
Status: Before radiation.
Total duration: 12 years and 4 months Last Follow up: 18.7.2009
Symptom when Registered in the project:
  • Leucorrhoea.
  • Pain in abdomen.
  • Burning micturation.

Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
Leucorrhoea. 3 0
Pain in abdomen. 3 0
Burning micturation 2 0
G.C. 7 9
Pain 2 0
Weight 57 kg 58.5 kg

P/V examination.

1/04/00   (after 2 years and 10 months of radiation and 3 years of Ayurvedic treatment.) NAD. Post hardness.
      9/08/03   (after 6 years and 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.) Vaginal stenosis.
      6/11/04   (after 7 years and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.) NAD
      8/10/06   (after 9 years and 6 months of Ayurvedic treatment.) NAD
USG  (Abdomen & Pelvis)
(25/1/2008)
(after 10 years and 9 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)  
Grade I fatty infilteration of liver. No gross pelvic mass seen.
Case 2
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
This is a 55 years old patient suffering from carcinoma of cervix, stage II b, post radiation. In this case complete remission is seen for 7 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment. Observed 5 year survival rate in this type of cancer is 76%1. Her Karnofsky score is 100 and ECOG score is 0.
Name: SP
Registration No: 021062 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 55 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 53 yrs
Group: D
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of cervix, stage II b
HPR: High grade poorly differentiated squamous carcinoma.
Date of Diagnosis: 8/12/2000
Treatment History: Radiation taken from February 2001 to March 2001.

  • 22 # (20 external + 2 internal).
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 1/6/2002
Status: Post radiation.
Total duration: 7 years 1 month Last Follow up: 11.7.2009
Symptom when Registered in the project:
  1. Leucorrhoea – foul smell and sticky.
  2. Back pain.
  3. Burning micturation
  4. Weakness.

Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
Leucorrhoea – foul smell and sticky. 3 0
Back pain. 2 0
Burning micturation 4 0
Weakness. 2 0
G.C. 6 9
Pain 3 0
Weight 47 kg 50 kg

P/V examination.

4/04/02
(before Ayurvedic treatment & after RT.)
Post radiation stenosis and fibrosis.
   28/12/02
(After 8 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Post radiation stenosis and fibrosis.
   20/11/05
(after 3 years and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Vaginal stenosis. Mild fibrosis.
Right > Left.
   25/5/08
(after 6 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Vaginal stenosis.
   28/6/09
(after 7 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Vaginal stenosis

Investigations – USG abdomen and pelvis

19/12/00
(before Ayurvedic treatment.)
Mass in cervix infiltrating uterine body, vagina and both parametra and suspicious involvement of base of urinary bladder.
   4/04/02
(before Ayurvedic treatment.)
Small angiomyolipoma lower pole of right kidney, bladder wall thickening. Small hypoechoic area in vesico – vaginal pouch (?) fibrosis.
   2/09/06
(after 4 years and 3 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Focal calcification in cervix, suggest post radiotherapy changes in a known case of carcinoma of cervix.
Abdomen – within normal limits.
   25.01.08
(after 5 years and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Right sided mild hydronephrosis- with hydroureter noted. Post . RT fibrosis
   22.6.2009
(after 7 years of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Fullness of the Right pelvicalyceal system. Rest of the study NAD.
Case 3
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
In this case of carcinoma of cervix, post radiation, complete remission is seen for 8 years and 9 months of Ayurvedic treatment. Patient could tolerate radiotherapy with minimal side effects. Recorded 5 years survival rate in this type of cancer is 76% and 10 year survival rate is 67%1. Her Karnofsky score is 100 while ECOG score is 0.
Name: SK
Registration No: 981095 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 55 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 55 yrs
Group: A (group C – August 1998)
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of cervix.
HPR: Invasive squamous carcinoma keratinizing (moderately differentiated).
Date of Diagnosis: 14/5/1998
Previous History: Abdominal Hysterectomy at 40 yrs of age due to uterine fibroid.
AKT – Pulm. KOCH’s at 50 yrs of age (9 Months)
Treatment History: Radiation taken Aug 98

  • 6000 cGy/ 30 #.
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 20/6/1998
Status: Before RT
Total duration: 8 yrs 9 months Last Follow up: 24.03.2007
Symptom when Registered in the project:
  1. P/V discharge – semisolid, red
  2. Burning micturation
  3. Painful micturation
  4. Pain at anus and urethral opening
  5. Weakness

Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
P/V discharge – semisolid, red 3 0
Burning micturation 4 0
Painful micturation 2 0
Pain at anus and urethral opening 3 0
Weakness 4 0
G.C. 6 8
Pain 4 0
Weight 44 kg 43 kg

Investigations – X ray chest

31/12/03 (after 5 years and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.) Right mid zone Koch’s infection is seen
      6/07/06   (after 8 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.) Right upper and mid zone old fibrotic Koch’s lesion. Mild cardiomegaly

Investigations –  USG (Whole Abdomen)

7.5.98
(Before Ayurvedic Treatment)
Large mass (6.8 * 6.8 * 3.8 cm) in upper vagina- local neoplasm (carcinoma) likely ? recurrence from cervical neoplasm.
1/1/04
(after 5 years and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Left renal cysts. Left sided cortical scarring suggesting old infective etiology. Left renal calyceal calculus.
Case 4
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
In this case of carcinoma of cervix, post radiation, complete remission is seen for 8 years and 9 months of Ayurvedic treatment. Patient could tolerate radiotherapy with minimal side effects. Recorded 5 years survival rate in this type of cancer is 76% and 10 year survival rate is 67%1. Her Karnofsky score is 100 while ECOG score is 0.
By Name: SP
Registration No: 991183 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 57 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 54 yrs
Group: B
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of uterus and ovary (May 96).
Carcinoma of abdominal wall (September 99).
HPR: 24/5/96 Papillary carcinoma, endometrium (moderately differentiated). Endometroid adenocarcinoma of both ovaries, grade II.
10/9/99Recurrence of poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma focally showing squamoid traits.
Date of Diagnosis: 15/5/1996
Previous History: Skin disease (?) at 53 years of age.
Hypertension  since age of 50 yrs (7 yrs)
Treatment History: Surgery – exploratory laprotomy with hysterectomy with oopherectomy done on 15/5/96.
Chemotherapy – 3 cycles taken from July 96 to August 96.

  • Inj. Cisplatin 40 mg
  • Inj. Endoxan 800 mg
Radiation taken from 14/10/1996 to 5/11/1996 at pelvis.

  • 4600cGy/ 23 #/ 32 days.
  • Brachy therapy 182 cGy/ 11 hours
Surgery – wide excision of abdominal wall nodule done on 10/9/99.
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 23/10/1999
Status: Post surgery, post chemotherapy, post radiation. After recurrence
Total duration: 9 years and 3 months Last Follow up: 16.1.2009
Symptom when Registered in the project: Asymptomatic

Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
G.C. 8 9
Pain 0 0
Weight 48 kg 50 kg

Investigations – USG abdomen

12/08/99
(Before Ayurvedic treatment.)
Anterior abdominal wall 5 cm solid mass with adherent bowel loop in infraumbilical incisional area is likely of recurrent disease.
   19/3/01
(after 1 year and 5 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
NAD
   16/1/04
(after 4 years and 3 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
NAD
   9/11/06
(after 7 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.)
BSOH Status. Reducible incisional hernia with herniation of omentum and bowel loops. Minimal free fluid in pelvis.

Investigations – Tumour marker (CA 125) – Normal range 0 – 35 U/ml

25.08.99
(before Ayurvedic treatment.)
15.7 U/ml
      14.11.08
(After 9 yrs & 1 months of Ayurvedic treatment)
22.7 U/ml
Case 5
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
This is 46 years old case of carcinoma of ovary, post surgery and chemotherapy. In this case of carcinoma of ovary complete remission is seen for 8 years and 8 months of Ayurvedic treatment. Patient could complete chemotherapy with minimal side effects. CA 125 values and USG abdomen are within normal limits. Observed median survival rate in these cases is 38 months1. Her Karnofsky score is 100 while ECOG score is 0.
Name: AVG
Registration No: 20011070 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 46 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 46 yrs
Group: C (group D – June 2002)
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of ovary
HPR: Sections of left ovary show papillary cystadeno carcinoma. Sections from cervix and uterus are remarkable.
Date of Diagnosis: 6/8/2001
Treatment History: Surgery – abdominal hysterectomy with left salpingho–oopherectomy done on 31/7/01.
Chemotherapy – 6 cycles taken from September 2001 to December 2001.

  • Inj. Palclitaxol 250 mg
  • Inj. Carboplatin 700 mg
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 1/9/2001
Status: Post surgery & Before CH
Total duration: 8 years and 8 months (Interupted for 15 months) Last Follow up: 30/5/2009
Symptom when Registered in the project:
  1. Pain in abdomen
  2. Burning micturation
  3. Weakness

Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
Pain in abdomen 2 0
Burning micturation 2 0
Weakness 3 0
G.C. 7 9
Pain 3 0
Weight 54 kg 56 kg

 Investigations – CA 125 (normal range: 0 – 35 U/ml) – latest CA 125

23/08/01
(after surgery and before starting Ayurvedic treatment.)

32 U/ ml

   21/01/03   (after chemotherapy and 1 year 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

7.2 U/ ml

   29/05/03
(after 1 year and 8 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

16.1 U/ ml

   9/10/03
(after 2 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.)

15.9 U/ ml

   25/02/04
(after 2 years and 5 months of Ayurvedic treatment. )

18.6 U/ ml

   8/07/04
(after 2 years and 10 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

16.9 U/ml

   11/11/04
(after 3 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

15.5 U/ml

   17/05/05
(after 3 years and 8 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

11.75 U/ml

   22/11/05
(after 4 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

14.32 U/ml

   12/01/07
(after 5 years and 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

21.90 U/ml

   15/10/07
(after 6 years and 1 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

15.83 U/ml

   3/3/09
(after 7 years and 6 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

12.58 U/ml

 USG abdomen –

20/04/02
(after chemotherapy and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
NAD
   16/09/02
(after 1 year of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Moderate fatty liver.
   21/01/03
(after 1 year and 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
NAD
   24/02/04
(after 2 year and 5 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Mild generalized fatty hepatomegaly.
   9/07/04
(after 2 year and 10 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
NAD
   10/11/04
(after 3 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Fatty liver.
   13/05/05
(after 3 years and 8 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Fatty Liver. Tiny 2 mm gall bladder polyp.
   15/11/05
(after 4 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
NAD
   16/10/2007
(after 6 years & 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Hepatomegaly with fatty infilteration of liver.
Case 6
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
This is 37 years old female case of carcinoma of ovary, post surgery and chemotherapy. In this case, complete remission is seen for 6 years and 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment. Now patient is on no treatment since July 2003. Her CA 125 levels and USG abdomen are well within normal limits. Observed median survival in these cases is 38 months (3 years 2 months)1. Her Karnofsky score is 100 and ECOG score is 0.
Name: AB
Registration No: 961229 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 37 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 37 yrs
Group: C , C to D (April 1997)
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of ovary,
HPR: Serous papillary cystadenoma (of border line malignancy). Right fallopian tube – metastatic tumour deposits.
Date of Diagnosis: 27/4/1996
Previous History: Operated for benign lump in left breast in November 1995.
Treatment History: Surgery – total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo–oopherectomy and omentectomy with prophylactic appendectomy done on 16/5/96.
Chemotherapy – 6 cycles taken from 18/6/96 to 3/10/96

  • Inj. Cisplatin 150 mg
  • Inj. Intaxol 300 mg
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 31/12/1996
Status: Post surgery, post chemotherapy
Total duration: 6 years and 7 months Last Follow up: 26/7/2003
Symptom when Registered in the project:
  1. Weakness
  2. Pain in both legs
  3. Numbness of both legs

Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
Weakness 2 0
Pain in both legs 2 0
Numbness of both legs 2 0
G.C. 7 9
Pain 2 0
Weight 58 kg 66 kg

Investigations – CA 125 (normal range: 0 – 35 U/ml)

15/05/96
(before surgery.)

360 U/ml

   4/06/96
(after surgery and before chemotherapy.)

60 U/ml

   16/11/96
(after 1 month of chemotherapy.)

19.00 U/ml

   21/03/97
(after 3 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

34 U/ml

   19/04/99
(after 2 years and 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

Not detected

   8/09/00
(after 3 years and 9 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

Not detected

   3/2/07
(
after 10 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.)

0.5 U/ml

USG abdomen

21/03/97
(after 3 months of Ayurvedic treatment. )
Within normal limits.
   22/04/99
(after 2 years and 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Within normal limits.
Case 7
Remarks by Oncologist After Ayurvedic Treatment
This is 46 years old patient of carcinoma of ovary, post surgery. Though the patient has refused for chemotherapy, complete remission is seen for 3 years and 5 months of Ayurvedic treatment. CA 125 values and USG abdomen are within normal limits. Observed 5 year survival rate in cases such as this is 63.4%1.  Karnofsky score in her case is 100 and ECOG score is 0.
Name: MAK
Registration No: 20041064 Sex: F
Age at Registration: 28 yrs Age at Diagnosis: 28 yrs
Group: C (group D – February 2005)
Diagnosis: Carcinoma of ovary
HPR: Sections of left ovary show papillary cystadeno carcinoma. Sections from cervix and uterus are remarkable
Date of Diagnosis: 14/7/2004
Previous History: Worm infestation since childhood.
Hyperacidity since 18 yrs of age.
Treatment History: Surgery – right oopherectomy done on 14/7/04.
Surgery – Pan hysterectomy with left salpingho–oopherectomy and omentectomy done on 20/7/04.
Ayurvedic Treatment Started on: 4/9/2004
Status: Post surgery.
Total duration: 3 years and 5 months Last Follow up: 2/2/2008
Symptom when Registered in the project:
  1. Weakness
  2. Low Backache
  3. Pain at operated site
 
  1. Pain in abdomen
  2. Breathlessness on exertion
  3. Joint pain
  4. Insomnia

 Treatment Analysis

Symptoms Gradation  Before Treatment Gradation After Treatment
Weakness 3 0
Low Backache 2 0
Pain at operated site 3 0
Pain in abdomen 2 0
Breathlessness on exertion 2 0
Joint pain 2 0
Insomnia 2 0
G.C. 6 9
Pain 4 0
Weight 55.5 kg 60 Kg

Investigations – CA 125 (normal range: 0 – 35 U/ml)

13/07/04
(before Surgery.)

71.5 U/ml

    25/10/04
(after 1 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

14.0 U/ml

   27/01/05
(after 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

7.0 U/ml

   26/04/05
(after 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

6 .0 U/ml

   11/01/06
(after 1 year 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

4.29 U/ml

   21/03/06
(after 1 year  6 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

12.7 U/ml

   17/10/06
(after 2 years and 1 month of Ayurvedic treatment.)

4.6 U/ ml

   24/11/07
( a
fter 3 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)

2 U/ml

USG abdomen

26/04/05
(after 7 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Within normal limits.
   10/01/06
(after 1 year and 4 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Within normal limits.
    21/03/06
(after 1 year and 6 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Mild hepatomegaly.
   24/11/07
( a
fter 3 years and 2 months of Ayurvedic treatment.)
Grade I Fatty Infilteration of liver.