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What kind of tumors are found on the right temporal lobe? Glioma?

What kind of tumors are found on the right temporal lobe? Glioma?

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 more

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Neoplasms (Definition)

"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


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Hi. 27, male-diagnosed with dai grade3(multiple petechial haemorhage in right temporal lobe)-not aware of his surroundings nw-80days over nw-recovery ?

Hi. 27, male-diagnosed with dai grade3(multiple petechial haemorhage in right temporal lobe)-not aware of his surroundings nw-80days over nw-recovery ?

DIFFUSE AXONAL INJUR: Is a serious brain injury. One might never recover from it. The hemorrhage is just one example of the brain damage. There may be secondary atrophy. You should have extensive therapy and a neurologist followup. I assume you have these all scheduled. Imaging can be done with advanced MRI such as quantitative MRI imaging and also diffusion tensor imaging. I am hopeful your friend will improve. ...Read more

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Should a 8mm right temporal lobe cyst be removed?

Cyst Removal: Yes, the cyst should be removed by a qualified surgeon as the cyst will continue to grow. ...Read more

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I suffer from temporal lobe epilepsy. I was wondering what problems this can cause having my right temporal lobe removed?

I suffer from temporal lobe epilepsy. I was wondering what problems this can cause having my right temporal lobe removed?

Limited: Surgery removis a small amount of tissue felt responsible for your seizures/ the area can be localized with current tools such as mri, pet scans and direct eeg recording from the brain beneath the skull. In most people the dominant hemisphere of speech is on the left. Removal of the usual temporal lobe area should not affect memory or speech or cause behavioral problems. ...Read more

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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

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What is multiple haemorrhagic contusions in right temporal lobe with subarachnoid haemorrhage? Is it dangerous?

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

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Lobe (Definition)

1. A rounded projection, especially a rounded, projecting anatomical part. (for example, the lobe of an ear) 2. A subdivision of a bodily organ or part bounded by fissures, connective tissue, or other structural boundaries. (for example, a ...Read more


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