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Diagnosis of Brain Tumor

Dr. Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra
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Diagnosis of Brain Tumor includes MRI Scan, CT Scan, PET Scan, Cerebral Angiogram and Lumbar Puncture, Electroencephalography.

There are several advanced technologies and tests which are utilized to detect the presence of brain tumor in a patient. This includes MRI scan, CT scan, PET scan, Cerebral angiogram, Neurocognitive assessment, Lumbar Puncture procedure as well as Electroencephalography.


Dr. Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra

About the Author

Hematologist Oncologist, Medical Oncologist
Dr. Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra is one of the best medical oncologist and cancer specialist at SIMS Hospital in Vedapalani, Chennai. He is specialized in Bone Marrow Transplant Treatment, Haemato Oncology Treatment and Solid Tumor Treatment. He completed MBBS from Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sambalpur, Odisha in 1983, MD in General Medicine from MKCG Medical College, Berhampur, Odisha in 1990, DM in Oncology from Cancer Institute (WIA), Chennai in 1993.
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