What you need to know about brain tumours

Brain Tumour

There is no one-size-fits-all treatment in brain tumour care and your plans should be discussed at length with your treating neurosurgeon.

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What you need to know:

  • 4.3 people in every 100,000 are diagnosed with brain tumours each year
  • If the tumour is determined to be cancerous, radiation therapy may be required
  • Treatment for metastatic brain tumours is very much guided by the specialists in the organ of origin of the tumour

Being diagnosed with a brain tumour can feel very stressful and isolating at the same time.

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