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brain tumor in the parietal lobe

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Less likely: Your symptoms may be caused by any number of conditions including headache (possibly migraine) or other neurological condition, vs. anxiety. Keep a lo ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Giannotta
48 years experience Neurosurgery
Coma: Failure to respond to any stimuli such as verbal commands or pain.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: Size and location of the tumor have a lot to do with delineating the symptoms. The frontal lobe has a few different functions. Among them; speech, per ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
No way to say: There is no way to know how long. I am sure you will get serial brain scans to quantify the rate of growth.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Temporal: On both sides (lateral, right & left).
A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Zubkov
26 years experience Neurology
Left sided weakness: Likely left sided weakness and/or numbness.
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
36 years experience Neurosurgery
More benign: Epidermoids ate slower growing are have less chance of malignant transformation than meningiomas.
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The fluid in: The brain is bigger in a shift from the loss of tissue from tumor removal
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Sylvian fissure: You might be thinking of the sylvian fissure, which separates the temporal lobe from the frontal lobe of the brain. The temporal lobe is part of the ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Baker
13 years experience Neurology
Spots: Usually not know or no attributable cause. Sometimes from migraines, small vessel disease from blood pressure/diabetes/smoking, or genetics, or even h ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nir Hus
Dr. Nir Hus answered
15 years experience General Surgery
Brain tumor: All brain rumors can cause seizures.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
15 years experience Family Medicine
No.: None of the structures you mentioned would cause sparkles in the vision. Scotomas are benign as long as they aren't persistent, they can be due to ons ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
That actually: makes no sense whatsoever. The temporal lobe does not get pneumatized, that would mean there is air in the brain. Is that quote directly from the MR ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Muhammad-ali Zaydan
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Malignant: Neoplasm means tumor, and most probably malignant (cancer).
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Judah Lindenberg
20 years experience Neurology
Frontal lobe fxn: Not sure what you're asking, but the frontal lobe of the brain (cerebrum) largely controls behavior, executive functions such as planning, language an ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Is it your scan?: Presumably you didn't just wander into a nuclear medicine facility & make an impulse purchase. Your doctor ordered the scan for a reason. What is ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Arteritis: A number of rheumatologic condirions all potentially severe. Needs a thorough diagnostic evaluation and treatment to reduce risk of stroke.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Brain tumor: Very rare to have brain tumors but yes in the head, rarely a tumor located in the back could extend down to spinal cord, then it would be outside.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bikash Bose
44 years experience Neurosurgery
Tumor: Could be a blooms but could be any kind like meningioma, metastatic etc.
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: From the description it is not clear what this is? You need to be under the care of neurosurgeon or neurologist. What other kind of problems do you h ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Cyst in the brain: If it is just a cyst then there is no real danger other than a slight increase in bleeding. The key question is that this cyst is not associated with ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jared Adams
10 years experience General Practice
Gliosis and Seizures: The frontal lobe covers the forward half of the brain. That's a pretty big area, so "posterior" let's us know the lesion is in the rear portion of the ... Read More

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