Brain Cancer Symptoms – It’s Not What You Think

Perfusion MRI imaging of a benign brain tumor

In light of the recent report citing that brain cancer is now the number one cancer killing kids, many people are wondering what to look for and how to protect their children. Brain cancer can arise from many different types of brain cells (primary brain cancer) or occur when cancer cells from another part of the body spread (metastasize) to the brain. True brain cancers are those that arise in the brain itself. Causes of brain cancer are difficult to prove; avoiding compounds linked to cancer production is advised. Some quick facts about brain cancer are below:

Brain cancer symptoms vary but often include: