There is know way to tell who was the first person to have a brain tumor because most tumors went undetected in the days before x-rays and MRIs. In 1884, Mr. Rickman J. Godlee performed the first resection of a brain tumor.
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Would a person affected by brain tumours take tablets?
A person with a brain tumor may take a variety of meds in different forms. It depends on the type of tumor. Recommended treatment also may differ for different tumor types. ...
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What are the first symptoms of a brain tumor developing?
Symptoms occur slowly. The first symptoms of a brain tumor start with Headaches, seizures, emotional illness and loss of feeling in one part of the body. ...
Should a doctor be able to give information on brain tumor symptoms?
Yes if brain tumor or cancers are their specialty then as a doctor they should have a decent if not vast amount of information on brain tumor symptoms and how to cure the brain tumor. ...
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How does a brain tumor affect the brain?
A brain tumor can have an unlimited amount of effects. Not only it depends if the tumor is localized or spreads, but it also depends on the specific brain areas it affects. Also, even if a brain tumor is localized, since it is growing, a brain tumor will apply more and more pressure on the surrounding brain areas responsible for different cognitive domains such as memory, language, sensing, decision making...etc... The chemicals of the tumor may also affect how the person interacts with...
Asked in Surgery and Hospitalization
How can one train to do brain tumor surgery?
For an individual to train for the task of brain tumor surgery they must first earn a medical license as well as the right to do basic surgery. Only after taking multiple specialized courses can an individual be trained for brain tumor surgery. ...
Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
What does brain tumor affect Does it affect any other part of your head or brain parts Is there any cure for that?
How does a brain tumor affect the Brain?
Asked in Dog Health
What is the life expectancy for a dog with a tumor in the fore brain?
There is no average life expectancy for a dog with a tumor in the fore brain. The length of remaining life is determined by the size of the tumor, how aggressive the tumor is, and when the tumor is diagnosed. ...