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I am a wife and mother of two boys. The oldest is a current survivor of a rare and highly... More
BillB Apple Valley, California
I am 53 years old in very good health except for a medium sized malignant tumor on my left lung. I... More
Lee Los Angeles, California
I am a 38 year old female living in Los Angeles who was diagnosed with 4 meningiomas last year. I... More
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Most meningiomas are benign, and typically cured simply by surgery to remove the mass. A small percentage are designated as either "atypical" or "malignant", which indicates they have a higher incidence...
Everyone is different, and if they discharged you your doctors think you are doing well.  But if you have concerns you should contact your doctor.  Numbness and swelling in the incision area are typical and take time to heal.
A lump can occur due to reasons like infections, abscesses, vaccinations, lipomas or other more serious reasons. But an infectious lump cannot remain there for two years without any other symptoms. Since it swells up nearing
Ted Kennedy Dies at 77 - Brain Cancer by A. Brewster S. Patient Expert Scan. MRI. Opinions. Diagnosis. Surgery. I was lucky. My tumor was a large benign meningioma...
Fluke or Trend: Coffee vs Prostate & Other Cancers by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven along w/245 cases of meningioma.  Compared to controls, those who drank more than 100mL of coffee daily...
Symptoms Of Pleural Mesothelioma And When They Occur by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Malignant mesothelioma is a form of cancer that develops from the pleura, which covers many body organs. It is usually caused by exposure to asbestos. Pleura...
Cell Phones and Cancer Risk by types of brain tumor — glioma and meningioma . For the small proportion of study participants... are usually held close to the head. Researchers have focused on whether RF energy can cause malignant (cancerous...
Senator Ted Kennedy's malignant brain tumor not keeping him from work on The Hill by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven I reported in May 2008 on the diagnosis of a malignant brain tumor in Massachusetts Senator Ted... in June for a malignant brain tumor. He made a brief appearance in the Senate in July, and delivered...
The Meningioma Project by Lee Patient ExpertHealth Maven The yahoo group for meningioma patients led me to this website and when I checked out the site they have what they call the Meningioma Project. Here is what the beginning...
Dramatic meningioma manifestations by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Orbitocranial extension of meningioma Massive cranial extension Nasal extension of meningioma Massive frontal lobe meningioma

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Introduction ... The majority of brain tumors are gliomas. Meningioma ( benign tumors of the membranes that form the brain ... » Read on
Introduction ... ollable way. This rapid growth of cancerous cells is known as a malignant tumor. These cells can then invade and destroy healthy ... » Read on