Analysis of brain tumors in Kashmir Valley - A 10 year study

  title={Analysis of brain tumors in Kashmir Valley - A 10 year study},
  author={Anil Dhar and Abdul Rashid Bhat and Furqan A. Nizami and Altaf Rehman Kirmani and Javeed Zargar and Au Ramzan and Mehmood A. Wani},
Background: Geographically Kashmir valley is isolated from the rest of the country. It has a different climate with people having different social and dietary habits. Gastric cancer, esophageal, and skin (Kangri) cancer have a higher prevalence but there is little data available on the cancers of brain. Objectives & Methodology: Aim was to study brain tumors prospectively and retrospectively, to analyse brain tumors geographically and to analyse the age and sex ratio of brain tumors in Kashmir… CONTINUE READING


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