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Oncopatrol in Perm handed over the baton to Ryazan

The Perm Territory has become the tenth region of the Russian Federation, where, after a long hiatus caused by the pandemic due to the coronavirus, Oncopatrul resumed its work.

The Perm Scientific and Production Instrument-Making Company became the venue for the All-Russian Oncopatrul campaign. This enterprise was not chosen by chance, since the Company has its own modern polyclinic that implements the Health program, whose task is to take care of the health of the company's employees. Medical prophylaxis and systematic dispensary examinations of the company's employees made it possible for the arrival of leading Russian specialists to compile a list of those who have predispositions and chronic diseases. 

Director of Polyclinic Cluster Photonics LLC Angelica Antipova , summing up the results of the three-day work of Oncopatrul, especially emphasized that a team of 10 highly qualified specialists of the Federal State Budgetary Institution National Medical Research Center of Radiology of the Ministry of Health of Russia, with whom the candidate and three doctors of medical sciences, together with specialists from the Perm Regional Oncology Center, conducted full screening of oncological diseases in such localizations as breast, prostate, thyroid cancer, lung cancer, colorectal cancer, according to the indications and complaints of employees, ultrasound diagnostics of the abdominal cavity was carried out, women underwent a pap test to detect cervical cancer.

Senior Researcher, P.A. Herzen - branch of the Federal State Budgetary Institution "NMITs of Radiology" of the Ministry of Health of Russia, MD. onco-gynecologist Olga Trushina , noted that the plant workers have a very high motivation for undergoing dispensary examination. “I am pleasantly surprised that there is no need to agitate anyone to be examined by a gynecologist. The women of this enterprise actively take care of their health themselves. " According to the doctor, the pap test is the gold standard for detecting cervical cancer, and urged women to be especially careful about their health and pay attention to symptoms such as “pain, discharge of all kinds, general weakness and fatigue.

In total, 200 people were examined by oncologists. Chief physician of the Perm Regional Oncology Center, PhD, thoracic surgeon-oncologist Maxim Mezentsevpresented a full analysis of the results of research carried out by employees of PJSC "Perm Scientific and Production Instrument-Making Company". According to him, during the examinations carried out within the framework of "Oncopatrul", 2 malignant neoplasms of the thyroid gland were identified and 30 people with suspected cancer were identified. All these patients were referred for further pre-examination and treatment at the regional cancer center. Among them, 11 people were referred to a gynecologist-oncologist, 5 people - to a mammologist, 10 people - to a urologist-oncologist (4 with suspected kidney tumors, 6 of a prostate gland), 4 people - to an ENT oncologist, 18 patients were diagnosed with precancerous diseases. These patients were referred to the doctors of the polyclinic at the place of attachment for the treatment of the identified diseases.

         The final chord of the All-Russian project was the solemn educational action "Oncopatrul" in the Perm Opera and Ballet Theater named after P.I. Tchaikovsky.

         On behalf of the Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Galina Karelova, the senator of the Russian Federation Irina Petina read out the greetings to the participants of the action. Performing on the stage of the famous theater, she, in turn, took the baton of "Onkopatul" for its holding in the Ryazan region in October 2020.

         Director of the MRRC named after A.F. Tsyba - a branch of the Federal State Budgetary Institution "National Medical Research Center of Radiology", Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor of the Russian Academy of Sciences Sergei Ivanov on behalf of the "Center of Radiology" praised the leadership of the Perm Territory in matters of health care and cancer prevention. He presented letters of gratitude to primary care physicians Mikhail Kivelev, Olga Larina, Natalia Pogrebelnaya, Evgenia Pechorina and Dmitry Shlyakov for the manifestation of oncological alertness and the development of the oncological service in the region.

         The theater actors joined the information and educational campaign aimed at promoting a healthy lifestyle, cancer education and the formation of cancer alertness. They performed world-wide hits by Gioacchino Antonio Rossini, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Georgy Vasilyevich Sviridov and Giacomo Antonio Puccini. Musicians and artists of the theater supported Oncopatrul, giving the audience an unforgettable performance.

Press service of the Federal State Budgetary Institution "National Medical Research Center of Radiology" of the Ministry of Health of Russia

Results of cancer screening from September 1-3, 2020