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Symptoms

The symptoms associated with a brain tumor can vary. There are many different types of brain tumors – some cancerous, some non-cancerous. Depending on the nature of the abnormal brain cells that comprise the tumor, the mass can begin in your brain which is known as a primary brain tumor, or cancer can spread to your brain from other parts of the body.

The following list represents some possible signs and symptoms of a brain tumor. See a qualified physician for a proper diagnosis if you or someone you know is experiencing the following persistent signs and symptoms:

  • Headaches
  • Facial Pain
  • Speech difficulty
  • Vertigo/Dizziness/Poor balance
  • Hearing Loss
  • Vision problems
  • Ringing in ears
  • Constant tear-like discharge from the nose
  • Nausea
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Drooping of eyelid, lips or other facial weakness
  • Impaired ability to taste or smell