A 37-year-old male asked:
Are frequent headaches for several years a symptom of a spinal cord tumor?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Neurology 34 years experience
Probably not: Usually involvement of the spinal cord involves limb weakness and problem with control of bladder and bowel function. Headache is usually not a presenting symptom.
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Last updated Jul 19, 2014
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