In India have operated on a man with the largest in the history of brain tumor
Indian surgeons successfully operated on the patient with the largest officially recorded brain tumors. The tumor grew so large because the prior patient to doctors did not address, considering the tumor is inoperable and is simply resigned to the fact that he will die from it.
Malignant tumor weighed 1.8 kg. the 31-year-old Indian named Santal PAL and I were growing it for three years. In the end, the tumor grew so large that it seemed that the man grows a second head over the first.
Doctors clinics in Mumbai had a tumor removed in the result of the highly complex seven-hour operation. It was the largest tumor was in the hospital and the most severe brain tumor in the world.
The result is a unique and complicated surgery, the patient managed not only to survive but to come to himself, despite the 11 blood transfusions and three days spent under the machine.
He was lucky that his brain activity was not disrupted by the tumor and surgery. The first results of improving the state of men already visible, he has improved vision, which was badly damaged from the tumor. Before the operation the man was practically blind.
It is reported that the patient is steadily recovering, he was allowed regular food and now he is on outpatient treatment.
Previously the most severe brain tumor, also successfully removed by surgeons were considered the tumor weight 3 lbs (1.3 kg).