Can a brain tumor cause hair loss?

Answer Brain tumors do not cause hair loss. However, radiation therapy and chemotherapy, treatments for brain tumors, may leads to hair loss.SymptomsCommon symptoms of brain tumors include frequent and se... Read More »

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Is brain cancer and a brain tumor the same thing?

Interesting that you bring this up.Primary brain malignancies have always been called brain "tumors" rather than "cancer of the brain."Yet many are clearly cancerous, locally invasive, progressing ... Read More »

Do you HAVE to get hair loss after a brain tumour?

Hair loss occurs during chemotherapy. But for a brain tumor, some surgery is needed and for the doctors to access the brain they need to shave part of the head. Also in chemo it takes a few days af... Read More »

Brain tumor, please help.?

Brain tumors aren't hereditary. Stuttering isn' an idication of anything but a speech impediment. If you were experiencing a stroke, your body would stop functioning and you'd drop like a rock. If ... Read More »

Do I have a brain tumor?