My father is 64 years old and suffering with brain Tumour with large size at back short brain. I have consulted P.G.I. Neurosurgeon. He told me that there is risk factor in this surgery but we cannot avoid the surgery more than 2-3 months. Its complicated. I'm very much upset. please suggest me appropriate consultation. Need your help.
MBBS, MCh- Neurosurgery, Fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery, Fellowship in Spinal Surgery
9 years experience
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Not all brain tumor is cancer. But if it is large, it will most probably require surgery. Other non surgical options like Gamma knife and Cyber knife are available for certain types of tumours. I can give you a definite opinion if I can see all the MRI films.
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