A child with a brain tumor is a pitiful condition

A child with a brain tumor is a pitiful condition


Senior neurosurgeon Prof. found in his office at Veer Hospital. Dr. Rajeev Jha looked in a hurry as always. He was saying, 'Now we will prepare for the operation.'


"Oppression". This word offends the common man badly. However, his mature hands have performed more than 18,000 surgeries. That too of the head which is considered to be the most complex and sensitive part of the body.



Therefore, surgery is a routine and normal activity for him. But this time he was not taking it for granted. Because the head of a one-year-old baby was beheaded, whose brain is already covered by a tumor.


'This is a very critical case,' he looked very serious while saying, 'It is very difficult to handle such a situation.' With this, he revealed that the risk of tumor in children is increasing. Why is the risk of brain tumor increasing in children? How is it identified? What is the treatment process like? In this context Prof. Dr. Conversation with Jha:


Is the problem of brain tumors increasing in children? What could be the specific reason for this?


Previously, brain tumors were less recognized. Now it has started to be recognized more. Awareness about health is increasing as the family is also getting educated. It can be seen that as soon as health problems appear, the order of taking to the hospital is more. There has also been a comparative change in the trend of conducting examinations in hospitals.


Previously, there were more people doing CityScan only in Kathmandu, but now there is a technology to check CityScan not only in big cities outside of Kathmandu but also in small towns. Because of this, the identification of the disease has also started to increase.


Having a brain tumor is not the end of life. Because many types of tumors can be operated on easily and then the patient is completely cured. If it is delayed, there may be complications.

How is a brain tumor diagnosed in a child?


Having a brain tumor in a child is a pitiful situation, I say. For example, parents bring a newly born child saying that the body is the same in two to three months, but the size of the head is increasing. On examination, a tumor is visible.


Other problems may look different from child to child. Like not eating mother's milk, not playing, not developing physically like other children, in some cases the child may vomit a lot.


The size of the baby's head increases. It is not seen how a child should move his limbs, laugh, eat and play according to his age. A brain tumor may be seen after examination in such children.


What causes this in children?


There are many causes of brain tumors, among them, bad lifestyle and injuries are the main ones. But the tumor seen in the child is a genetic defect. There are also other reasons for this. For example, if the mother drinks a lot of alcohol, smokes, or takes drugs during pregnancy, there is a risk of developing a brain tumor in the baby later. However, in most cases, the cause is hereditary.


How complicated is a brain tumor in a child?


A brain tumor in a child is a very different thing. Although brain tumor is non-cancerous, it affects more than cancer. Because let's say a 6-month-old child or a 5-year-old child, how much they weigh, how much blood there is in their body, and because they have a small body, even a small operation is very big for a child. If a child loses even 10 ml of water, they may die. They need a lot of sensitive supports.


Is it difficult to operate on a baby?


Even if the child does not have non-cancer, the result is the same as cancer. It is complicated to operate on them. It is not easy to treat a 6-month-old or one-year-old child from anesthesia to surgery or keeping him in the ward.


A multi-disciplinary team should be prepared for brain tumor surgery in children. The participation of many doctors and nurses is required. Because he is a child. He cannot express what is in him.


He who cannot speak, cannot express his pain, he cannot say that he has a headache. Only after checking everything can you know what is happening to him. Therefore, experts are necessary for this. We include neurologists, neurosurgeons, intensive care doctors, neuro specialist nurses, etc. Treating a child like any other disease is difficult and always challenging.


Will the child recover completely after surgery?


This is determined by where and in what condition the tumor is in the child's head. The brain has parts like frontal lobe, temporal lobe, parietal lobe, occipital lobe, pons, medulla.


First of all, age, place and grade make a lot of difference. If there is a tumor in the root of the brain, even after surgery, the tumor cannot be removed from that place and even if it survives, it will be paralyzed and cannot be like a normal child.


Grade 1 and 2 tumors are non-cancerous. If the surgery is done properly, the chance of regrowth is less. Children recover after surgery. If it is in grade 3 and 4, it is considered high grade. Even if all the tumors are removed at this time, there is a risk of growth. Radio therapy and chemo therapy should be done to prevent such growth. It is difficult to save such a child even for a year and a half. Therefore, it can only be said by looking at all these conditions whether it will be completely cured or not after the surgery. 


One is the stage of the tumor, in what condition it is, and the other is who has it. It is more difficult to recognize such things in children than in adults. They cannot know what is happening to them.


In some cases, even the big people are bent by it. Some go to the eye hospital for examination because they cannot see their eyes. But brain tumor may also have caused such a problem in them.


How does that happen?


There are many cases of women who do not have children and go to obstetricians with the problem of dry menstruation and later get referred from there and come here. Such tumors are becoming a common problem in women now. It also has more tumors of the pituitary gland. Out of 100 brain tumor patients, 25 patients are suffering from pituitary gland tumor.


What is the risk of this type of tumor?


This is a common tumor. 99 out of 100 people have a chance of recovery. This is a non-cancerous tumor. It is not necessary to open the head to remove such a tumor, it can also be removed from the nose.


What causes brain tumors in particular?

Different brain tumor trials have shown that human cells are normal. During development, new cells are formed and old cells die. If one of these cells does not develop normally but becomes abnormal, it grows and becomes a tumor. This is a genetic defect.


Tumors also occur due to external causes. For example, people who work in the pesticide industry and people who work in radiation can develop brain tumors after a head injury in some cases. After that, studies have shown that there is a risk of brain tumor in people who eat unhealthy food, habits, smoke, drink, and take drugs.


How do you know that you have a brain tumor? What are its symptoms?


Brain tumor is not detected by simple examination. Only when it causes problems in the mind, people get it checked. If there is a brain tumor, the thinking ability of a person is reduced. Similarly, in some cases, they do not understand what others say. When they say one thing, they understand another thing.


There may also be problems with eyesight, hearing problems may occur. Similarly, it may be difficult to use the limbs. The skin may not feel hot or cold.


Symptoms like unusual headache, vomiting should be checked. Especially the headache continued for a long time, it did not get better. Vomiting continued. In this case, a brain tumor can be suspected.


Having a brain tumor is not the end of life. Because many types of tumors can be operated easily and then the patient is completely cured. If it is delayed, there may be complications.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Football history rules Facts

What to do when pregnant

Virat Kohli Biography

Labels

20231 221 53 62 601 71 832 961 A19 A-List1 Aanand L Rai1 about6 Abraham Lincoln1 accident1 Account1 Action1 actor4 Adam1 Adam Sandler1 addiction1 adulteration1 Advantages1 affects1 after2 again1 against1 age1 aggressive1 aging1 ago1 Agriculture1 Agriculture and Forestry University (AFU)1 Albert Einstein1 all-time1 allegations1 also1 Ambani1 American3 American Pop1 An4 and21 angry2 announces1 anxiety1 anxious1 any1 app3 AR Rahman1 are15 Argentina1 art1 Artificial Intelligence1 artists1 as2 asteroid1 astonishing1 astonishing interesting facts1 at3 Atrangi Re1 Atrangi Re Review1 attack1 attention2 Australia2 award1 away3 bad1 Badminton1 Badminton Rules and Regulations1 band1 Barack1 Barack Obama1 Barack Obama Biography1 Battle1 be4 bearing1 become1 beekeeping2 Bees3 beginning1 begins1 behalf1 being1 benefits4 best2 better1 between1 beyond1 big surprise1 biggest2 Biography31 Biography of Salman Khan1 Biography of Tenzin Gyatso Dalai Lama1 Biography: Queen Elizabeth II1 biopic1 black fungus1 Blackpink1 bleeding1 blocked1 blog1 Blogging1 blood2 body3 Bollywood3 Book1 Born1 bound1 boycotted1 braces1 brain2 Brando1 break1 brings1 Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has1 British1 Britney1 Britney Spears1 Brock Purdy1 broken1 BTS2 BTS band2 Buddhist1 Business4 Business Development Associate1 business idea1 busy1 by5 ByProxy Nepal (Blinqlab)1 campaigns1 can10 can't1 cancer1 carbon4 Carbon Footprint. Carbon1 card1 Casteism1 cause7 causes3 Cavill1 Celeb1 celebrity13 Celeroti1 centenarian1 Center1 chain1 champion1 champions1 Champions League1 Championship1 Changing1 Characters1 Charlie Chaplin2 Chemonics Nepal1 child7 Child Development Programme Nepal1 children10 China1 Chronic1 circles1 cirrhosis1 clash1 clean1 cleaning1 Clubhouse2 coach1 Coexistence1 coins1 collaboration1 colonies1 come2 common1 commonly1 comparison1 Computer1 condition2 confident1 Confusion1 consecutive2 Conspiracy1 consume1 consumption1 contributor1 Corona1 coronavirus3 correctly1 cost3 could1 Countries2 country2 court1 Covid1 Covid-192 crashed1 cream1 creams1 cricket2 Cricket Rules1 cricketer3 Cristiano1 Cristiano Ronaldo2 Cristiano Ronaldo Biography1 crore1 Cruise1 cry1 cultivating1 cumin1 curious1 Curry1 D'Souza1 Dalai1 damage1 dangerous1 dark2 Data and MEL Manager1 Data Entry Operator1 date1 day1 deal1 death1 Debunking1 definition2 delete1 dengue1 depression2 Deteriorating1 Develop1 developing1 Development Projects4 Dhanush1 Dhirubhai1 Dhirubhai Ambani1 Dhirubhai Ambani Biography1 Dhoni1 Dhyan Chand1 diabetes2 diarrhea1 dictator1 died2 diet2 Different1 digital1 digital marketing1 Dilip Kumar1 dinosaur1 Direct1 disadvantages2 discount1 dispute1 Do10 Doctor1 does10 Doko Recyclers2 Dollar1 dominance1 Don't2 down1 download2 drought1 due2 during3 ear2 ear wax1 earn4 earning1 Earth1 easier1 eat6 eating2 effect1 Effects1 eggs1 Elizabeth1 Elizabeth II1 Elon Musk1 emotional1 emotionally1 Engine1 enough1 Essay1 essential1 Euro Cup1 even1 everyone1 evidence1 Existing1 experience1 extinction1 eye1 eyes1 face1 Facebook1 faces1 Facts1 facts.1 Far1 Far Western University1 farm1 fatty1 feeding1 feel1 few1 FHI 360 Nepal1 FIFA World Cup1 film4 final1 find1 first2 Five1 fixing1 follow1 food3 foods1 Football4 Football history1 Football history rules Facts1 footballer2 Footprint5 for6 force1 Forestry1 formed1 former1 found1 Four1 free1 Frequent2 Fresh Prince1 fridge1 from8 fruit1 fungus1 future1 Game1 Genital1 get3 gets1 GHSC-PSM1 Giloy1 Ginger1 girl1 given1 Goat1 goes1 Golden1 Golden State Warriors1 good1 google3 grandparents2 greasy1 grow2 Guava1 Guinness1 Guinness Book1 Gyanendra1 Gyanendra Malla1 Gyatso1 habits1 hair1 Hajj1 Hajj Makkah Medina1 hand1 happen1 happens2 harmful2 has2 have8 having1 health5 heart4 Henry1 Henry Cavill1 her1 hero1 high1 History5 hives1 Hockey1 Hollywood2 home1 honey1 honeybee1 Honeygain1 Honeygain App1 hot1 how28 Humans1 Hungarian1 ICIMOD2 idea1 Ideas2 IEC School of Art and Fashion1 If3 IIMI Asia Pacific1 imitate1 impact1 important3 in17 increase1 increasing1 India3 Indian1 indicate1 infection2 infections1 Information4 INGO4 insects1 install1 Instrument Associate2 Interested1 interesting1 Interior Designer1 international3 internet1 into1 introduced1 introduction1 inventor1 iPhone1 IPL1 is31 Istanbul1 it10 Italy2 itchy1 items1 Jio1 Johnny Depp1 joint1 Joshi1 Journey1 Journey Information1 Jr. Architecture1 juice1 junk1 Kabaddi1 Kabaddi Khel Rules1 Kaif1 Kakkar1 Kapoor1 Kareena Kapoor1 Kareena Kapoor biography1 Kathmandu1 Kathmandu University1 Katrina1 Katrina Kaif1 Katrina Kaif biography1 keep4 kept1 ketchup1 Khadka1 Khan1 kidney2 kids1 Kim Jong Un1 kind2 Know5 knowledge1 Korean1 Kousi1 l Open1 La Liga1 Label STEP1 Lalu Prasad Yadav1 Lama1 languages1 Languages ​​of love1 layoffs1 learned1 leaves1 legs1 less1 Let1 letters1 Life6 lifestyle1 lights1 likely1 Lionel Messi1 Lionel Messi Biography1 lips1 lit1 Littlefeather1 live3 Liver2 living1 losing1 love3 lukewarm1 Lumbini1 Lumbini Buddhist University1 Luto1 Mahatma Gandhi1 Mahavir Singh Phogat1 Mahendra Singh Dhoni1 Mahendra Singh Dhoni Biography1 Main1 Main Characters1 Make3 makes1 Makeup1 Makkah1 Malla1 Malnutrition1 Man1 Manchester United1 many2 Maradona1 M├íria Telkes1 marketing1 Marlon1 married1 Masturbation1 matters1 may1 Meaning2 meat1 medal1 medication1 medicine2 Medina1 men2 meningitis1 menstruation1 mental2 Messi3 Mickey Mouse1 Mickey Mouse Clubhouse1 Mid1 Mid Western University1 millions1 mind3 Miss1 Mission1 mistakes2 mobile2 modernity1 Mohan1 money5 mood1 Moon1 More4 movie9 much5 mushrooms1 music8 must1 must-see1 name1 names1 Narendra Modi1 Narendra Modi Biography1 NASA1 nations1 need1 negative2 Neha1 Neha Kakkar1 Neha Kakkar biography1 Nepa1 Nepal2 Nepal Open University (NOU)1 Nepal Sanskrit University1 Nepali4 Nepali cricketer2 Nepali films1 Nepali nationals3 Netflix1 New1 Neymar2 Neymar Jr1 Neymar Jr Biography1 NGO4 night2 non-drinkers1 normal1 North Korean1 Not5 notes1 Number1 Obama1 occur1 of29 officers1 old2 Old Spidey fans1 olympic2 on7 one3 only1 Operations Specialist1 OPPORTUNITIES1 Optimization1 or2 Oral1 organized1 origin1 originated1 oscar2 Osho's1 other1 out of1 overconfident1 oxygen1 pain1 Pakistan2 Paras1 Paras Khadka2 parent1 parenting1 Parents2 partner2 Partnerships Manager1 passed1 passports1 patients3 pay2 Pele1 Pele Footballer1 Pele Footballer Biography1 people3 percent1 PewDiePie1 phone1 Pirates of the Caribbean1 pitiful1 play1 Player2 poisonous1 Pokhara1 Pokhara University1 politician1 portrait1 Positive1 postpone1 poverty1 powder1 Powerful Passport 20221 Powerful Role1 practice1 pregnancy1 pregnant1 Preparations1 pressure1 prevention1 priceless1 Pride1 Priyanka1 Priyanka Chopra2 Priyanka Chopra biography1 problem1 problems4 Program Coordinator1 Project Coordinator-GESI and Protection1 promoting1 protect1 protects1 protein1 Purbanchal1 Purbanchal University1 Qatar1 Qatar World Cup Soccer: How Different?1 qualification1 quantum1 Queen2 Queen Elizabeth II1 Quotes1 raising1 Rajinikanth1 Ram Kapoor1 Ram Kapoor Biography1 Ramayana1 Ranbir1 Ravana1 raw1 really1 reasons3 Receptionist1 Record1 Regular1 Regulations1 Rekha1 Rekha Biography1 relationship1 relationships1 Reliance1 Reliance Jio1 remedies2 Remo1 Remo D'Souza Biography1 remove1 removed1 retirement1 Review2 road1 Rohit Paudel1 Ronaldo3 rules3 Rules and Regulations1 rumble.com1 Russia1 Sacheen1 Sacheen Littlefeather1 Sachin1 Sachin Tendulkar1 Sachin Tendulkar Biography1 sad1 SAFF1 Sakshi Malik1 Salman1 Salman Khan1 Samaanta Foundation1 same1 Sandler1 Sanskrit1 Sara1 Satya1 saving1 Scabies1 scared1 scheduled1 scientist1 Search3 Search Engine Optimization1 second3 SEO1 service1 Shah Rukh Khan1 Shahrukh Khan1 shilajit1 shoot1 should5 show1 showing1 Shraddha1 Shraddha Kapoor biography1 Side3 side business1 side business idea1 sign1 SIM1 Singer1 single1 Sir Alex Ferguson1 Sleeping1 Slides1 slimy1 slot1 Small Rural Business1 Smile1 so2 social1 soft1 some2 some became1 sorrows1 South1 South Indian film1 Space1 spending1 Spider-Man No Way Home Review1 Spider-Man: No Way Home1 spoil1 sport1 sports8 standards1 star3 Starting2 State1 Stephen1 Stephen Curry1 steps1 Still1 stomach2 store1 story2 strengthen1 suddenly1 suffer1 suffering1 suffocated1 summer1 Summer Olympics1 Sunburn1 support1 symptoms5 T-series1 T202 take1 task1 tea1 Tech1 Technology2 teenage1 teenagers1 teeth2 Tenzin1 Tenzin Gyatso Dalai Lama1 than4 that6 the50 The Matrix Resurrections1 The Oda Foundation1 The Witcher1 their4 then1 Theories1 There3 these5 they3 things3 Thinking1 This1 thought1 threat1 three1 Tiktok1 time2 tinnitus1 tired1 title2 to34 to identify1 today2 Tom1 tonsillitis1 touching1 traffic1 transplant2 treatment6 Tree1 tremendous1 Tribhuvan1 Tribhuvan University1 Trivedi1 trophy1 trouble1 tuberculosis1 tumor2 Turkey1 turmeric1 turned1 TV1 type1 types3 typing1 UK Nepalese nurses: Seven decades ago1 ulcer2 umbrella1 under2 unique love story1 United Mission to Nepal1 Universal1 University10 untold1 unusable1 up3 upcoming movies1 upset1 urination1 US3 use1 useful1 Vacancy Announcements1 Vacancy announcement3 Vacancy announcements6 Vacancy Notice5 Vacancy Notice & Announcements15 Vaccine1 variety1 victory2 view1 Vijay1 village1 Virat Kohli1 Virat Kohli Biography1 Virus1 Visualizer1 vitamin D1 Vlogging2 War1 Warriors1 was2 water3 Ways2 We1 web1 websites1 Western2 What30 What is digital marketing1 Whatsapp1 when10 where1 Which6 white2 who5 whoever1 Why13 Why is quantum so important1 will2 Will Smith1 winners1 winning2 winter1 wished1 Witcher1 with3 withdrew1 without2 womb1 Women5 words1 Work2 Work from home1 world7 World Cup6 World Record1 World Vision International Nepal1 worry1 worrying1 Wrinkles1 written1 year1 years3 yellow1 you12 your1 YouTube3 YouTube TV1
Show more