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  • Can Cell Phones Cause Brain Cancer?
    Is there a link between brain tumors and cell phone use? Learn what studies have to say about cell phones and brain cancer in this article and know what precautions should be taken.
  • An Overview of Grade II Diffuse Astrocytoma
    Are you looking for detailed information about diffuse astrocytoma grade II? Here we will detail this condition and provide all the information you need to be well-informed.
  • Surgery for Acoustic Neuroma
    Acoustic neuromas are non-cancerous but may cause hearing loss and dizziness. Acoustic neuroma surgery is recommended as the tumors get larger. Learn about the different surgical options for this type of tumor.
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery for Acoustic Neuroma
    Acoustic neuromas are benign cranial tumors that affect the brain. Treatment may range from conservative medical observation to radiotherapy and surgery. Learn how procedures that are minimally invasive for acoustic neuroma offers more advantage than traditional brain surgery.
  • Neoplasms of the Optic Nerve
    Optic nerve neoplasms are abnormally dividing cells behind the eye. This article covers the basics for entry-level health professionals and patients.
  • Information on Low Grade Astrocytoma
    Low grade astrocytoma is an uncommon brain tumor that needs to be monitored cautiously to observe any changes. When the treatment is unavoidable, the doctor may advise surgical removal or shrinking of the tumor using radiotherapy.
  • Stage 4 Brain Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
    Learn about stage 4 brain cancer in this overview. Find out about causes, symptoms and the diagnosis of this disease. Discover what treatments may be used and how those treatment options are decided.
  • Identifying the Symptoms of Brain Tumors
    What do brain tumor headaches feel like? Ones that are worse in the morning and are coupled with nausea and weakness can be the first symptom of a brain tumor. Learn about the other brain tumor warning signs, like seizures and memory problems, and the difference between the two brain tumor types.
  • An Association Between JC Virus and Medulloblastoma, Oligoastrocytoma and Other Cancers ?
    JC virus (JCV) is known to cause progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML). It is possible that this virus also plays a role in human cancer, particularly brain tumors. This article sumarizes the current thinking on JC virus and medulloblastoma, astrocytoma and other cancers.
  • Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor Overview
    Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor is a highly malignant nervous system tumor that occurs primarily in very young children. The article discusses on various aspects of the disease including the signs and symptoms, diagnosis and treatment measures.
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