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Causes of Brain Tumor
Dr. Ravi Chander Veligeti
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Causes of Brain Cancer comprises of Human Papillomavirus Infection (HPV), Family History, Weak immune system and Poor nutrition.

The causes of Brain Cancer include Human Papillomavirus Infection (HPV) Infection, family history of cancer, poor nutrition as well as weak immune system of the body. The chances of the occurrence of brain tumor increases with age. Exposure to the radiation especially the medical radiations have good chances of causing brain tumors. An interesting fact is that the individuals who have been diagnosed with HIV-AIDS have higher chances of attracting brain tumors. Surprisingly, excessive weight can also lead to the occurrence of brain tumor in the overweight individuals.


Dr. Ravi Chander Veligeti

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Surgical Oncologist
Dr. Ravi Chander Veligeti is one of the best surgical oncologist at American Oncology Institute in Lingampally, Hyderabad. He is specialized in Bone Marrow Transplant Treatment, Haemato Oncology Treatment and Solid Tumor Treatment. He completed MBBS from Kakatiya Medical College, Wrangal in 1998, MS in General Surgery from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 2002 and MCh in Surgical Oncology from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 2008
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