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Apollo Proton Cancer Centre, Chennai successfully treated an 8-year-old boy from Singapore diagnosed with a Grade IV medulloblastoma

Posted by Apollo Hospitals | 02 Jun,2020

Amidst the COVID-19 situation, Apollo Proton Cancer Center successfully treated an eight-year-old from Singapore who was diagnosed with a Grade IV medulloblastoma. The patient underwent surgery to remove the tumour but it was complemented with irradiation and chemotherapy so that  tumour recurrence could be avoided, said Dr. Rakesh Jalali, Medical Director of Apollo Proton Cancer Centre (APCC), Chennai.

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02 Jun,2020
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