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Brain Tumor Symptoms, Diagnose and Treatment

2 November 2019 / By Admin

Take the Best Treatment in Jaipur for Brain Tumor!

Are you suffering from Brain Tumor? Do you want to know about the availability of brain tumor treatment in Jaipur? Read on, and find the best possible details about brain tumor treatment availability in Jaipur? But before we will study about the disease itself and its treatment availability, the most important thing is to know about the problem.

What Brain Tumor is?

A brain tumor is a collection of abnormal cells in the brain. Brain tumor leads to increased intracranial pressure which leads to symptoms of brain tumor and if not treated timely may lead to disastrous consequences. The brain tumors can be both malignant (cancerous) or benign (non-cancerous). When these tumors grow in the brain, this creates increased intracranial pressure as they increase in size. It can damage your brain, and sometimes can be life-threatening.

Types of Brain Tumor:

A brain tumor is characterized into two categories; primary and secondary.

Primary Brain Tumor:

The primary brain tumor develops in the brain. The primary brain tumors can be Benign or Malignant. The primary brain tumor can originate from:

  • Brain cells
  • The membranes
  • Glands
  • Nerve cells

The adults usually have Gliomas and Meningioma.

Secondary Brain Tumor

In the case of secondary brain tumors, the tumor usually starts with one part of the body and then starts spreading and reaches the brain. Several cancers can metastasize to the brain, such as lung cancer, skin cancer, kidney cancer, and breast cancer.

Benign tumors do not spread from one part to another part of the body.

Symptoms of Brain Tumors:
 

Symptoms of brain tumor

When it comes to how to identify the brain tumors, these can be identified by its location. The symptoms to identify brain tumors are:

Headache

Headache is common in brain tumors. There are also several types of headaches one will have, such as:

  • Worse headache, when you wake up in the morning.
  • While sleeping, the sufferer used to have a severe headache which makes the patient wake up.
  • At the time of sneezing, coughing, and exercising, you will be receiving worse headaches instantly.

Other symptoms:

  • Vomiting
  • Confusion
  • Memory loss
  • Loss in vision
  • Difficulty in walking
  • Weakness in limbs
  • Convulsions
  • Difficulty in speech or change in voice

How to Diagnose a Brain Tumor?

With a physical exam and imaging, the brain tumor can be diagnosed. The physical is conducted to identify neural deficits. A doctor will check out your eyes with ophthalmoscope for Fundus examinations which will show Papilledema in case of increased intracranial pressure.

Other than this, a few things are also evaluated by the doctors such as:

  • Detailed Neurological examination
  • CT scan
  • MRI with contrast
  • Angiography

Treatment of Brain Tumor

  • Surgery
  • Radiotherapy
  • Chemotherapy

If you are suffering from a Brain tumor, and seeking the treatment in Jaipur, you can contact Dr. Yashpal Rathore. He is specialized in treating brain tumors. He has 15+ years of experience in the same field and worked on about above 1000 neuro cases. He is one of the Best Neurosurgeons in Jaipur, who is devoted to his professional entirely.


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