Jun, 2021

World Brain Tumor Day: Wockhardt Hospitals organize an awareness seminar

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The 10th leading cause of morbidity in India- Brain Tumor is increasing the number of deaths every year. Although the number of deaths from Brain Tumor in India is increasing, the awareness of the disease remains low.  World Brain Tumour Day is observed annually on 8 June. The day is marked to raise awareness and educate people about brain tumors.  Wockhardt Hospitals, Nagpur organized an awareness seminar on this day to…

Dr. Mazda Turel


Feb, 2021

Writing his own fairy tale

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How a worldly-wise teenager, who overcame every health failure with fortitude, taught a resident doctor to believe in the impossible Once upon a time, there was a boy name Arkojjwal. He was unlike any 13-year-old with a brain tumour…

Dr Mazda Turel


Nov, 2020

Successful Brain tumor resection surgery on a 72-year-old septuagenarian

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A septuagenarian with a large pituitary tumor underwent safe endoscopic endonasal surgery at Wockhardt Hospital A team headed by Dr. Mazda Turel, Neurosurgeon, Wockhardt Hospital, South Bombay, along with ENT specialist Dr. Neepa Vellimutam successfully performed a complicated brain tumor resection surgery on a 72-year-old septuagenarian from Mumbai who was brought with a progressive vision loss. It was revealed that the patient was diagnosed with 4 cm pituitary adenoma pressing on his optic…

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Nov, 2019

Brain Tumor: 8th June

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A brain tumor is a mass or growth of abnormal cells developing in the brain. They can be benign or malignant. The tumors can be primary brain tumors originating in the brain (Gliomas) itself or in tissues close to…