What is a Brain Tumors ?

A brain tumor is an abnormal growth or mass of cells in or around your brain.A brain tumor is a collection, or mass, of abnormal cells in your brain.The symptoms of brain cancer depend on the size and location of the brain tumor. 

A brain tumor is a collection, or mass, of abnormal cells in your brain.

Other risk factors that might be related to developing brain cancer include:

  • increased age
  • a family history of brain cancer
  • long-term smoking
  • exposure to pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizer
  • Difficulty thinking, speaking or articulating
  • Personality changes

What are the symptoms of a brain tumor?

  • vomiting
  • a lack of coordination
  • a lack of balance
  • difficulty walking
  • memory lapses
  • difficulty thinking

How serious are brain tumors?

Headaches are a common symptom of a brain tumor.
  • Weakness.
  • Difficulty walking.
  • Problems with balance.
  • Partial or complete loss of vision.
  • Difficulty understanding or using language.
  • Memory issues.
Dr. Vivek M. Agrawal has been associated with VIMS HOSPITAL as chief consultant Neurosurgeon/ Spine surgeon since its beginning. Till JULY 2022, he has performed more that 700 Brain and spine surgeries and seen more than 5500 OPD patients. He has been doing regular CMEs and free Camps for the patients benefit.
He is doing all kinds of brain and spine related surgeries including complex vascular surgeries, endoscopic surgeries, minimally invasive spine surgeries