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Is it normal for a right temporal lobe tumor the size of a golf ball to cause dizziness and bad headaches?

Commonly associated . It is not normal to have headaches and dizziness, but these symptoms are frequently encountered in brain tumor. Nausea, vomiting, weakness, malaise, visual field deficit are other symptoms that can accompany brain tumor. Surrounding brain swelling or edema can make these symptoms worse and they will often improve with a course of steroids orally or iv. After appropriate imaging biopsy or resec. Read more...
It can. If you have a tumor in any part of the brain it occupies space in an area were space is limited and expansion minimal. Thus a tumor would take space normally occupied by normal brain tissue and that brain tissue has very little room to move since the skull is essentially a closed cavity. Is this tumor operable? Is it growing? You must discuss with your doctor because it can cause your symptoms. Read more...
Yes, this person. Should be under the care of a neurologist or neurosurgeon. If not, get this person to an emergency room. Read more...

Hello. Is transcranial direct stimulation a good option for treating vision and hearing loss from a right temporal lobe intracraniotomy brain surgery?

Transcranial stim. Tarnscranial magnetic stimulation is only fda approved for depression. Motor cortex stimulation has been used for pain but is not fda approved. Deep brain stimulation is approved for movement disorders such as parkinson's and essential tremor. I am unaware of any brain stimulation that will rehabilitate vision and hearing. Read more...

Dizzy spells. Room spins. Nausea. Not on seizure meds. Last MRI was 3 months ago and clear. 2 years ago right temporal lobe cavernous malformation res?

Dizziness. Seems like may be vertigo Consider lyme, herpes I infection, also since you have a right cavernous sinus malformation would check that out as well with an MRI because now you have symptoms. . Meclizine will help with the vertigo but you must be seen by ER/ urgent care today ( as soon as possible today like immediately) because of your history , it could be a bleed. Read more...

Experienced pressure where I had brain surgery on right temporal lobe and behind ears and bumps behind ears swelling up the ride sode of neck. Ideas?

Consultation advised. Medicine is far to complicated to try and give medical advice based on one sentence of information. You may find an online consultation at Health Tap helpful. Voice, video or an INBOX Text consult are best. A text chat is least desirable if you have a complicated question as it's too slow to get an adequate history. The INBOX Text consult requires you to be available to reply to questions. Read more...

Why am I constantly dizzy. Space out sometimes. Not nauseous just dizzy. Whenever I move my head. Brain surgery 2013.?

Please clarify. Please repost your question and explain whether "dizzy" means a spinning or moving sensation (vertigo), how often and how long is "sometimes," what you mean by "space out," and where in your brain you had "brain surgery," what the "brain surgery" procedure was, and why it was done. Thanks. Read more...