Intradural Spinal Cord tumor

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Jun, 2020

40 year old man saved from Spinal Cord Cancer

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Amid Lockdown, 40 Year Old gentleman, Suffering from Intradural Spinal Cord tumor, Successfully Underwent Life-saving Surgery At Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road The tumor size 3.5 X 1.8 X 1.8 cm compressed the nerve roots of his lumbar region in the spine and led to impending Cauda Equina (nerve damage) Syndrome " One of the main symptoms was backpain. The patient’s job profile involved a lot of desktop sitting, working on…

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Rectum Cancer

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Jun, 2020

Emergency case of Rectal Cancer handled well during Lockdown by Wockhardt Hospital

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In this lockdown time when everyone avoiding going out specially to hospitals. But some diseases really can not wait. Rectal cancer is one such disease where multimodality treatment is needed. Patient is 48 years female, diagnosed case of Cancer of rectum reaching till anal canal ( cancer of stool passing opening). She was taking treatment in other hospital. She had underwent endoscopy from below and biopsy was taken to confirm.…

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Cancer

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Nov, 2019

World Cancer Day 2019: Theme – I AM.. .I CAN

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“We are grateful to Dr Riya Ballikar and staff at Wockhardt Hospital, Nagpur for their continuous support, dedication and encouragement towards patient suffering with blood cancer. The journey of treating and living with cancer is daunting both for the…

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Brain tumor

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Nov, 2019

Brain Tumour & Neuro- oncology services

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A brain tumour is a mass or growth of abnormal cells developing in the brain. They can be benign or malignant. The tumours can be primary brain tumours originating in the brain itself or in tissues close to it, such as in the brain-covering membranes, cranial nerves, pituitary gland or pineal gland. Sometime tumour can be a secondary lesion from another cancer in the body and spreads to the brain.…

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World Cancer Day

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Nov, 2019

World Cancer Day 2018 : Beating Cancer

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Blog Story:   Beating cancer and surviving it with self-confidence…Cancer cells are abnormal cells that grow uncontrollably forming a mass called a tumour anywhere in the body. As per statistics The Indian Council of Medical Research finds that India is likely…

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Oncology

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Nov, 2019

What is Oncology?

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The definition of Oncology is the study of cancer and its treatment in medical science.  Cancer develops in the body and spread to various organs. The initial site of the tumour is called the primary site of the cancer and further the spread of cancer leads to the secondary manifestations of the disease. Cancer cells are abnormal cells that grow uncontrollably forming a mass called a tumour. Normally cells are…

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