Doctor insights on:
Tumor Of The Right Temporal Lobe
Primary and metastat: There are two types of primary brain tumor basically. Glioma are made of support cells of the brain and neuroma consisting of nerve cells. Both are found together in ganglioglioma which is a relatively rare tumor. Gliomas are more common. Metastatic tumors from breast cancer or ovarian cancer is more common in older age groups. Older patients may have a more aggressive and malignant form. Vascu. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more
Is it normal for a right temporal lobe tumor the size of a golf ball to cause dizziness and bad headaches?
See 2 more doctor answers
NO: Arachnoid cysts are usually benign and do not cause anysymptoms unless very large and traumatised. ...Read more
Could a 40mm arachnoid cyst in the right temporal lobe be responsible for changes in personality over a five year period (for an adult in 40's)?
Hard to be sure, but: I think this is certainly a possibility. 40mm is a large cyst in an area of the brain that might affect personality. ...Read more
My MRI results show a signal abnormality in the inferior aspect right temporal lobe. I am waiting to hear from my doc. Is this serious?
'Signal abnormality': is not specific enough to formulate an opinion, unfortunately. It could be innocuous or serious. Call your doctor for the details, otherwise all you can do is speculate. ...Read more
What is multiple haemorrhagic contusions in right temporal lobe with subarachnoid haemorrhage? Is it dangerous?
An injured brain: Sounds like someone sustained significant traumatic injury to the brain. Brain tissue has sustained a contusion or a severe bruise bad enough to cause bleeding that has extended to the fluid spaces around the brain. This is more severe than a concussion. Some damage to the brain has occurred. The severity of the injury will be evaluated best after the acute injury has resolved. ...Read more
Could a patient with stage 2 CKD and severe (right) temporal lobe damage experience episodes of delirium without having a UTI present?
Sure: There are many possible reasons for delirium, and infection is only one of them. If the person has altered mental status, is disoriented, and has behavioral changes, s/he needs urgent evaluation for delirium. Effective treatment requires finding and addressing the underlying cause. Medication side effects are frequently implicated in this situation also. ...Read more
My dizziness is like vertigo. It comes and goes, I had my brain surgery on my right temporal lobe to resect a cavernous malforman?
I visited the VA for headaches, and was sent for a CT it came back with a cyst on right temporal lobe, told it wasn't the cause, can it cause headache?
Yes, arachnoid cyst: Arachnoid cysts are a congenital disorder -- most cases begin during infancy; however, onset may be delayed until adolescence. Headache, seizure, ataxia, nausea, are just some of the symptoms reported by patients. The next step is to see a neurologist to help manage your headaches. http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/arachnoid_cysts/arachnoid_cysts.htm ...Read more
MRI found a charoid cyst right temporal lobe of brain . Is this normal ? Nothing to worry about right ?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- I have a large pimple in my right ear lobe how do i get rid of it
- Why do i get a headache on the right side of my head?
- What does it mean when the ovary on the right side of a woman hurts?
- I have a swollen gland on the right side of my neck what does this mean
- What does a pain on the right side of the stomach mean?
- What causes a sharp pain on the right side in the middle of the back?
- What causes a knot and pain to appear on the right side of stomach?
- Removal of right middle lobe of the lung
- Talk to a oncologist online for free