Brain Tumour

Dr. Prashant Khandelwal

A cancerous or non-cancerous mass or growth of abnormal cells in the brain.
More than 1 million cases per year (India)
Treatable by a medical professional
Requires a medical diagnosis
Lab tests or imaging always required
Tumours can start in the brain, or cancer elsewhere in the body can spread to the brain.
Symptoms include new or increasingly strong headaches, blurred vision, loss of balance, confusion and seizures. In some cases, there may be no symptoms.
Treatments include surgery, radiation and chemotherapy.
Ages affected
0-2 Rare
3-5 Rare
6-13 Rare
14-18 Rare
19-40 Rare
41-60 Rare
60+ Common
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