Neuro-oncology is the branch of medicine that concerns cancer of the spinal cord and brain.  Cancer on the nervous system is highly critical, when it is untreated or not identified, it could even lead to death. Some of the examples of cancer in the nervous system are glioma, pontine glioma, ependymoma, astrocytoma, and brain stem tumors. When the person with severe cancer on the nervous system did not get proper medical or treatment, he will eventually die within a few months. Surgeons can increase the affected patients by chemotherapy treatments, current radiation, and other treatments. The survival time periods will vary depending on the patient’s condition, Treatment used immune function, and type of cancer they had. In the case of malignant tumors, cancer cells tend to emerge and regenerate from reemission easily. Normally, metastati...


Prof. Dr. Suresh H. Advani
MD, MBBS, Fellowship
43 years of experience