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Brain tumor dizziness uncommon symptom scared

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gutman
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Hmm...: Depending on the site in the brain where a potential tumor is... The symptoms can be varied... Often, most tumor are discovered because symptoms a ... Read More
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Brain tumor: The extent of the dizziness (imbalance or vertigo) associated with a brain tumor is largely based on the location of the tumor, the type of tumor, and ... Read More

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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hans Crumpler
24 years experience Urgent Care
Neurology consult: Brain tumors are rare on the scale of overall cancers accounting for approximately less than 2% of all cancers worldwide. Some can be primary lesions ... Read More
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Dr. Per Freitag
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Probably slim to non: Dizzyness and vertigo can be from Menier's disease. It is characterized by episodes of vertigo, low-pitched tinnitus, and hearing loss. Or it could p ... Read More
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Same as everybody: Dizziness/vertigo can sometimes be a symptom of brain cancer, but it isn't the most common cause by a long shot. The chance of it is no better and no ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Not very likely: At all. Especially in a 19 year old.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Very low: You can be describing anything from impacted earwax to a jaw / TMJ problem to a host of other possibilities. If these become more than a minor nuisanc ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Sudden dizzy spells: Dizzy spells can be caused by many things. A brain tumor is very unlikely. If your neuro wants you to do an MRI as part of your assessment, ok. It ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
O K before you: conclude the cause , take your mom to a doctor , for a check up , for hypertension ( B P ) , diabetes , circulatory diseases etc the most common ca ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Sounds benign: I would seriously doubt any of your problems are caused by a brain tumor, but do wonder instead if your prescription medications are responsible. See ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dhrupad Joshi
6 years experience Neurology
Migraine : If you have family hx of migraine in your mom or dad side then this is most likely migraine. It has typical features of pulsating pain associated with ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can be: a sign of a brain tumor. If your doctor looked into your eyes and saw sharp edges around the optic disc then that is a good sign that there is not in ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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Sinus infection?: Without doing a physical exam or getting a complete medical history from you, your symptoms sound consistent with a sinus infection rather than a brai ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
No tumor: URI can produce some inflammation of inner ear. This results with fluid behind ear drum which if symptomatic should be drained. The fluid could indu ... Read More

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