Causes: Brain cancer/tumors are caused by the abnormality of the cells in the brain. Sometimes there is a genetic disorder that can lead to the cause of brain cancer/tumors.
- There has been no proof that cell phones causes cancer but researchers are still studying the cause. The cause of brain tumors from European studies are from heavy cell phone usage.
Ex: Turcot syndrome and/or Neurofibromatosis
Symptoms: lose of memory causing confusion, headaches occurring at the most inopportune times, seizures, weakening of the limbs/face/one side of the body, lacking the ability to balance causing trouble in walking, difficulty to comprehend, uncontrollable bladder, changes in senses, even mood swings.
- These symptoms depends on the size and location of the tumor. The swelling of the tumor also the spreading can determine your diagnosis.
Types: Gliomas which can be between non-cancerous and mixed cell. The worst it could get is Glioblastomas. Meningiomas is more common in the adult region (40-70) that is non-cancerous. Meningiomas occurs mostly in women. Lastly, Schwannomas affect men and women in the age group of 40-70. These are the brain tumors that are most commonly found in adults.
Common: Most of the deadly, cancerous tumors occur mostly between the age group of 20 to 44.