BRAIN TUMORS

A brain tumor is a collection, or mass, of abnormal cells in your brain. Your skull, which encloses your brain, is very rigid. Any growth inside such a restricted space can cause problems. Brain tumors can be cancerous (malignant) or noncancerous (benign). When benign or malignant tumors grow, they can cause the pressure inside your skull to increase. This can cause brain damage, and it can be life-threatening., in which cancer begins elsewhere and spreads to the brain.

Future Perspective

FUTURE PERSPECTIVE ABOUT BRAIN TUMOR Brain Tumor Stem Cell- Tumor Vaccine - Nanotherapy Stem Cells Cells that are called embriyonic or mesenchymal and which contribute to hemostasis in certain tissues have been recognized for a long time now. These self-renewing cells are called stem cells today. They are non-specialized cells with a biology specific to themselves. [Read More...]

After Surgery

AFTER SURGERY Most of my patients are discharged on the 3rd day. My patient's first night after surgery is spent in the intensive care unit. After day morning, The next morning, the unnecessary catheters are removed and my patient is stood up with physiotherapist. On the third day, in the afternoon, if my patient wishes, they can [Read More...]

Treatment of Brain Tumors

TREATMENT OF BRAIN TUMORS The treatment of a brain tumor depends on: The type of tumor The size of the tumor The location of the tumor General health of patient The neurosurgeon should take a 360° approach to treating lesions of brain tumors .Before deciding on a treatment option, The neurosurgeon have to look at your [Read More...]

Risk Factors For Brain Tumors

RISK FACTORS FOR BRAIN TUMORS Family History: Only about 5 to 10 percent of all cancers are genetically inherited, or hereditary. It’s rare for a brain tumor to be genetically inherited. Talk to your doctor if several people in your family have been diagnosed with a brain tumor. Your doctor can recommend a genetic counselor for [Read More...]

Types of Brain Tumors

TYPES OF BRAIN TUMORS Brain tumors are categorized as primary or secondary. A primary brain tumor originates in your brain. Many primary brain tumors are benign. A secondary brain tumor, also known as a metastatic brain tumor, occurs when cancer cells spread to your brain from another organ, such as your lung or breast. 1- Primary Brain [Read More...]

Signs & Symptoms

SIGNS & SYMPTOMS The signs of a brain tumor depend on the brain tumor's size, location and rate of growth. General signs and symptoms caused by brain tumors may include: - New onset or change in pattern of headaches - Headaches that gradually become more frequent and more severe ( !!! aneurysm bleeding should be ruled out?) [Read More...]