Tumour

This man lived with a rare tumour for 65 years

This man lived with a rare tumour for 65 years

It was rare case as the tumour has been present and growing since birth in the body of Aligarh resident Hemendra Gupta Arya, said Professor M.H. Beg, who led the surgical team in the six-hour operation at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College of the Aligarh Muslim University. 
 

Dec 14, 2017, 20:39 PM IST
Rare tumour grips six-year-old, miraculous surgery saves girl

Rare tumour grips six-year-old, miraculous surgery saves girl

The little girl was suffering from Mucoepidermoid carcinoma, a tumour that usually occurs in the salivary glands.
 

Oct 25, 2017, 09:34 AM IST
Tumour weighing 3 kilograms removed from 22-year-old's ovary

Tumour weighing 3 kilograms removed from 22-year-old's ovary

The patient was not able to conceive because of the large tumor inside her ovary.

Oct 17, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
Mumbai doctors set record, remove world's heaviest kidney tumour

Mumbai doctors set record, remove world's heaviest kidney tumour

A team of doctors successfully operated on a 28-year-old woman from Bihar's Darbhanga district, who complained of an 'abdominal lump'.

Oct 05, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
Patient watches 'Baahubali 2' as doctors operate on her brain - Watch video

Patient watches 'Baahubali 2' as doctors operate on her brain - Watch video

The medicos at the hospital played the movie on a laptop to keep the patient conscious, which they claim helped them with the surgery.

Oct 03, 2017, 19:22 PM IST
Doctors successfully remove 3.2 kg football-sized tumour from Russian patient

Doctors successfully remove 3.2 kg football-sized tumour from Russian patient

The surgery was conducted by the team from Fortis Flt Lt Rajan Dhall Hospital in Vasant Kunj, led by Dr Sabyasachi Bal.

Aug 18, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
Doctors remove world's largest ever tumour from 40-year-old woman's uterus

Doctors remove world's largest ever tumour from 40-year-old woman's uterus

The woman from Guatemala was diagnosed with a leiomyoma also known as fibroids.

Aug 05, 2017, 11:16 AM IST
Doctors remove 98 cancerous tumours from 46-year-old man's brain

Doctors remove 98 cancerous tumours from 46-year-old man's brain

The father of two was diagnosed with aggressive melanoma in 2011 after feeling a bump on his scalp.

Jul 28, 2017, 19:37 PM IST
Meet this 13-year-old Bangladeshi boy, who has football-sized hernia bursting out from stomach!

Meet this 13-year-old Bangladeshi boy, who has football-sized hernia bursting out from stomach!

Mohammad Sabuz has seen the tumour grow every day since he was born.

Jul 18, 2017, 22:27 PM IST

This 24-year-old Chinese man is dubbed as an 'octopus' – Find out why!

Chi Zhoujing suffers from a tumour-causing condition that has left him with a completely disfigured face and no friends.

Jul 14, 2017, 22:32 PM IST
Tumour has left this 38-year-old man half-faced!

Tumour has left this 38-year-old man half-faced!

Tim McGrath was diagnosed with an extremely rare form of cancer called Synovial Sarcomak, which has left him with a grape fruit-sized tumour growing on his face.

Jul 07, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
Teen boy from Bihar nicknamed 'Ghost Boy' – Find out why!

Teen boy from Bihar nicknamed 'Ghost Boy' – Find out why!

A 16-year-old teenager named Mithun Chauhan from Nawada in Bihar has been branded as 'ghost boy' by his classmates.

May 12, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
Indian doctors remove 800-gram tumour from Afghan toddler's chest

Indian doctors remove 800-gram tumour from Afghan toddler's chest

According to the doctors, who carried out the surgery on Imran on Tuesday, the tumour had compressed the entire right lung of the child, who weighed just ten kilograms.

May 10, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
Woman with rare tumour in heart saved through surgery

Woman with rare tumour in heart saved through surgery

The type and spread of the tumour -- also known as Myxoma -- led other hospitals to refuse to treat the patient, citing bleak chance of survival.

May 09, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
Strand Life Sciences launches liquid biopsy test to detect cancer

Strand Life Sciences launches liquid biopsy test to detect cancer

Strand Life Sciences, a leading Indian bioinformatics firm, on Tuesday has launched a liquid biopsy test to detect cancer from a blood sample for effective monitoring and treatment of the deadly disease.

Apr 11, 2017, 21:30 PM IST
Doctors at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital remove huge tumour from infant's spine

Doctors at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital remove huge tumour from infant's spine

A five-day old infant recently underwent a risky surgery at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital to remove a 15 cm by 18 cm tumour located on the back of her spine.

Apr 11, 2017, 10:20 AM IST
Doctors successfully removes 11.5 kg adrenal tumour from 55-year-old man in Delhi

Doctors successfully removes 11.5 kg adrenal tumour from 55-year-old man in Delhi

Doctors were successfully in removing a giant 11.5 kg adrenal tumour from a 55-year-old man, who had a body mass index (BMI) of 48 which is considered extremely obese and went for a weight-loss surgery.

Feb 21, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
Hugh Jackman's sixth skin cancer removed successfully

Hugh Jackman's sixth skin cancer removed successfully

Urging his fans to wear sunscreen before going out in sun, Australian actor Hugh Jackman recently revealed that the sixth skin cancer has been removed safely from his nose.

Feb 14, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Manipal: Doctors remove 'massive' 16kg ovarian tumour from woman

Manipal: Doctors remove 'massive' 16kg ovarian tumour from woman

The patients however is doing well and on road to recovery, claim the doctors.

Feb 01, 2017, 10:46 AM IST
What an irony of fate? AIIMS gives surgery date in 2020 to woman fighting brain tumour

What an irony of fate? AIIMS gives surgery date in 2020 to woman fighting brain tumour

Her farmer son Gulab Thakur says: “Doctors at AIIMS have said a surgery is needed but given a date of February 20, 2020 citing unavailability of beds.

Jan 21, 2017, 12:17 PM IST