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Does brain cancer usually cause significant personality changes?

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Dr. Cliff Robinson
Radiation Oncology
6 doctors agree

In brief: It can,

Depending on the part of the brain involved.
Tumors of the frontal lobe or tumors near the frontal lobe causing swelling (vasogenic edema) into the frontal lobe are most commonly associated with personality changes.

In brief: It can,

Depending on the part of the brain involved.
Tumors of the frontal lobe or tumors near the frontal lobe causing swelling (vasogenic edema) into the frontal lobe are most commonly associated with personality changes.
Dr. Cliff Robinson
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Dr. Robert Spetzler
Neurosurgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Depending on the location of the tumor, brain cancers can cause personality changes.

In brief: Yes

Depending on the location of the tumor, brain cancers can cause personality changes.
Dr. Robert Spetzler
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