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Symptoms of brain tumor in occipital lobe
A member asked:
Does a constant twitch in left eye +headache mean possible reoccurrence of brain tumor? i have a history of tumor in right occipital lobe.
Dr. M. Hytham Beckanswered
Surgery 45 years experience
It is not but: it is not but with your history I will be worried. If I am in your shoes I will definitely see my neurologist or my PCP for a peace of mind
2.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 21-year-old male asked:
Are sparkles in vision a symptom of brain tumor? why? is it due to pressure in optic nerve or chiasm? or occipital lobe or parietal lobe pressure.
Dr. Mohammad Ashorianswered
Family Medicine 18 years experience
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
862 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chaim Colenanswered
Neurosurgery 21 years experience
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
5.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 29-year-old member asked:
How long does a benign brain tumor in the temporal lobe take to start having an effect on brain activity?
Dr. James Cunnaranswered
Family Medicine 29 years experience
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.
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 47-year-old female asked:
Case of brain tumor (frontal lobe mainagiouma) repate mri after 6month , it shows same but tumor size 1.5cm bigger i got some convelation ned adv?
Dr. Sewa Leghaanswered
Medical Oncology 52 years experience
Your doctor's advice: Did you ask your doctor as to what it all means? You should be seeing a nurologist or a neurosurgeon to guide you for the future as meningiomas can be... Read More
4.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 46-year-old female asked:
What if a recent mri on brain read venous differnetial in the opptiucal lobe, could it be a brain tumor starting have been having trouble speaking?
Dr. Indravadan Gatiwalaanswered
Neurology 44 years experience
occipital venous: It could be venous angioma, metastatic lesion, a-v malformation. It can cause construction apraxia- means - inability or difficulty to build, assemble... Read More
4.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 19-year-old female asked:
Have throbbing pain in left parietal lobe. began less than 24 hours ago but will not go away. stops for short time then starts again. brain tumor?
Dr. Chirag Patelanswered
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
3.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 45-year-old male asked:
My brother has had a brain tumor removed... he had temporal lobe tumor in november but now he pees on himself, doesnt talk and has odd behaviors ?
Dr. Susan Rhoadsanswered
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Talk to surgeon: If this developed suddenly and was not present after his surgery, please call his surgeon right away or take him to an emergency room. If this is how... Read More
223 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 35-year-old male asked:
I have a resected (90%) benign brain tumor in left temporal lobe. i'm on trileptal (600 +900) & i get epilepsy every 3 wks, dose issue? accumulation?
Dr. David Finkanswered
Family Medicine 41 years experience
Other possibilities: Depending on the type of seizure (epilepsy) - grand mal, petite mal, partial, etc., Trileptal may be appropriate but at too low a dose, or you may nee... Read More
4.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 37-year-old female asked:
On and off my vision has been as if im looking through water as well as having floaters. no headache or anything. what would cause this? (im 7 yrs post op brain tumor remover frontal lobe)
Dr. Donald Colantinoanswered
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Visual symptoms: What does your ophthalmologist say about these symptoms? When was your last brain ct scan or mri? Collaboration between your ophthalmologist and neuro... Read More
150 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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