Tamluk: A tumour weighing 10 kg was successfully operated out of a woman’s stomach.
The incident took place at a private nursing home in Tamluk trigering panic in the
area. The doctors stated that the woman is stable after the operation.
According to the doctors, Sipra Basu (47) is a resident of Raghunathpur of Tamluk’s
Demari haat. She is a private tutor. She was suffering from stomach ache for
several days which worsened as days went by. The size of her stomach also
increased. She was prescribed for an ultrasonography.
The ultrasonography pointed out the presence of a big tumour in her stomach. An
operation was the only option as per the doctors.
After this, a major operation was performed by JC Maiti at Tamluk’s Vivekananda
nursing home. As per nursing home authorities, the tumour’s weight was 10 kg. She
is stable presently.