brain tumor

What is Brain Tumor?

Dr. Mukul Roy
19 Sep 2018
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Brain tumor is the abnormal tumor of brain. This occurs due to the uncontrolled growth of the cells in the brain.

Brain tumor starts with abnormal tumors in brain. Brain tumor is the growth of cells of the brain but in an uncontrolled manner. This leads to the requirement of the surgery which is known as brain tumor surgery. Females are more commonly affected with brain tumors as compared to the males and 80% of the brain tumors are benign and the rest 20% are malignant.

Dr. Mukul Roy

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Radiation Oncologist
Dr. Mukul Roy is a Radiation Oncologist and Cancer Specialist at Jaslok Hospital in Peddar Road, Mumbai. Dr. Mukul specializes in General cancer consultation, Flap surgery treatment, Neck dissection, Laryngectomy, Uro-Gynae Oncology treatment, Brachytherapy, and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy procedures. Dr. Mukul has completed her DNB in Radiotherapy from Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai in the year 2012. Further, she had a Fellowship in Uro Oncology from Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai in the year 2014. Dr. Mukul Roy has an experience of about a decade in the field of cancer treatments. She is currently practicing at Jaslok Hospital, a Multispeciality center in Peddar Road, Mumbai. Jaslok Hospital has several medical specialities for the welfare of the patients. Not only this, the hospital also comprises of teaching faculty for graduate and post-graduate courses in the field of healthcare and allied sciences. Book a FREE appointment with Dr. Mukul Roy at
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