GRAPHIC VIDEO: Woman plays violin while doctors removing tumor from her brain – WATCH

(NBC) – Advances in medical technology allowed surgeons in the United Kingdom to remove a woman’s brain tumor while she played the violin.

Dagmar Turner, a patient at King’s College Hospital in London was able to play her instrument while doctors operated just on the other side of a drape, removing a tumor from her brain.

Turner is a 53-year-old professional musician who was diagnosed with a large brain tumor in 2013 after suffering a seizure during a symphony performance.

Source: GRAPHIC VIDEO: Patient plays violin during brain surgery

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