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  • Previous exposure to high-dose ionizing radiation is the only proven environmental risk factor for a brain tumor.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brain_cancer
  • A brain tumor or intracranial neoplasm occurs when abnormal cells form within the brain.[1] There are two main types of tumors: malignant or cancerous tumors and benign tumors.[1] Cancerous tumors can be divided into primary tumors that start within the ...
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  • Primary brain tumors are tumors that arise from brain tissue itself as compared with metastatic tumors, whereby tumor cells travel to the brain from a distant site.
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  • When discovered early enough, brain tumors are usually treatable.Many that are slow-growing are cured with surgery alone.
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  • A brain tumor is a group (mass) of abnormal cells that start in the brain.
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  • A brain tumor is a mass or growth of abnormal cells in your brain or close to your brain.
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  • Cleveland Clinic's Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center has a distinguished legacy of research and patient care.
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  • A review of literature published between January 2000 and January 2013 was conducted using the PubMed/MEDLINE, CINAHL, Cochrane Review, EMBASE, and Ovid databases with the following search terms: brain tumor, brain neoplasm, glioma, astrocytoma, glioblas...
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  • A brain tumor is a growth of abnormal cells in the brain.
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    News

    'I wasn't listening to my body': Maria Menounos reveals she dismissed her brain tumor symptoms as work stress
    Daily Mail - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Artificial Intelligence Helps to Better Assess Treatment Response of Brain Tumors
    Science Daily - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Wife of Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford reveals she has a brain tumor and needs,
    News Now - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Three de novo DDX3X variants associated with distinctive brain developmental abnormalities and brain tumor in intellectually disabled females
    Nature - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Brain Tumor Biotech Summit
    Congress of Neurological Surgeons - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Low-Dose Radiation Therapy Improves Delivery of Therapeutic Nanoparticles to Brain Tumors
    Science Daily - Thursday, March 28, 2019
    The evolution of brain tumors
    Science Daily - Monday, March 25, 2019
    By blocking protein, researchers keep brain tumors from repairing themselves
    Science Daily - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Blueprint for treating a deadly brain tumor
    Science Daily - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Blocking DNA repair restores sensitivity of brain tumors to treatment in mice
    National Institute of Health - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Comparison of Motor Outcome in Patients Undergoing Awake vs General Anesthesia Surgery for Brain Tumors Located Within or Adjacent to the Motor Pathways
    Wolters Kluwer Health - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Girl whose brain tumor left her paralyzed and blind 'cured' after treatment with experimental,
    News Now - Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    Study unveils a blueprint for treating a deadly brain tumor
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders - Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    National Brain Tumor Society and the Brain Science Foundation Partner to Fund Research for Most Common Brain Tumor Type
    EIN News - Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    Orphan Drug Designation Granted for Brain Tumor Drug
    P&T Community - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Preschool teacher, 30, diagnosed with a rare brain tumor who was given one week to live in 2017 is thriving after taking a new clinical trial drug
    Daily Mail - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    How Brain Tumors Escape the Effects of Antiangiogenic Drugs
    Science Daily - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    New Radiation Treatment Studied for Deadly Brain Tumor
    Newswise - Friday, January 25, 2019
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    ORLive, Inc.: Brain Tumor Board Webcast Series
         
  • "Our goal is to give physicians in other geographic areas the chance to receive the expertise and experience from our physicians here regarding brain tumor treatment and care for their patients," said Allen K. Sills, M.D., medical director and neurosurge...

  • Advocacy in Action ESMO 2012: The Challenges Of Genetic Marker Testing Requirements
         
    Kathy Oliver (International Brain Tumor Alliance), Angelo Paolo Dei Tos, MD (Molecular Pathologist, General Hospital in Treviso, Italy) and Fortunato Ciardiello (Chair, ESMO Personalized Medicine Working Group) discuss the challenges of the genetic marker...

    Stereotactic Radiosurgery: Minimally Invasive, Outpatient Treatment for Brain Tumors
         
    Traditional surgery for a brain tumor meant a stay in the hospital and weeks of recovery, often with lost work and family time, not to mention follow-up radiation treatments. Technology has brought us a new method of targeted brain tumor treatment that de...

    Brain Tumors and Second Opinions
         
    Dr. Weingart discusses whether brain tumor patients should receive a second opinion

    National Leaders in Brain Tumor Treatment, Interview with Brad and Neurosurgeon Eric Leuthardt, MD
         
    Brad Eastman, from Edwardsville, Ill., is a husband, a father, a supply chain professional—and an experienced endurance athlete In fact, he has participated in marathons and Ironman and Olympic distance triathlons. In January 2013, he competed in the Wa...

    New Radiation Treatment for Brain Tumors ; Emory Healthcare ; Atlanta, GA
         
    New Radiation Treatment for Brain Tumors is being chosen over the old brain surgery techniques for metastatic brain tumors. Emory Healthcare Video News Release from Atlanta, GA.

    What Is A Brain Tumor?
         
    What Is A Brain Tumor? Javed Siddiqi, MD, PhD, describes a brain tumor as a growth in the brain that stems from either the brain cells or from an alternative area in the body. It may or may not be cancerous; if it is, it's termed malignant, and if it's...

    The ABTA Presents Molecular Testing: How it's Improving Brain Tumor Diagnosis
         
    Molecular and pathology testing for brain tumors is a rapidly evolving field with new tests being added each year. In this webinar, Dr. Ligon discusses how testing for brain tumor patients is performed and the current recommended testing available. Topics...

    Symptoms of Brain Tumors
         
    Dr. Len Cerullo, CINN Medical Director and Neurosurgeon, discusses the most common signs and symptoms of brain tumors. These symptoms are as variable as the parts of the brain where tumors may present. Symptoms of brain tumors may include dizziness, wea...

    WCNC Brain Tumor Story - Carolinas HealthCare System
         
    Five year old Caleb Johnson travels from Tennessee to Levine Children's Hospital in Charlotte, NC to receive treatment for a rare cancerous brain tumor. The treatment will result in a seizure-free life for the young patient and allow him to start kinderga...

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    Read stories and watch videos of patients discussing the challenges of living with brain tumors and the patient experience at Dana-Farber.
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    The American Brain Tumor Association was the first and is now the only national organization committed to funding brain tumor research and providing support and education programs for all tumor types and all age groups.
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    The American Brain Tumor Association was the first and is now the only national organization committed to funding brain tumor research and providing support and education programs for all tumor types and all age groups.
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    If doctors think there might be a brain tumor, a biopsy may be done to remove a sample of tissue.
    Neurosurgeon Jeffrey Weinberg, M.D., has years of experience in treating brain tumors.
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    If doctors think there might be a brain tumor, a biopsy may be done to remove a sample of tissue.
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    Neurosurgeon Jeffrey Weinberg, M.D., has years of experience in treating brain tumors.
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