The early warning signs of a brain tumor can vary depending on the specific location of the mass and its growth rate, but potential signs can include visual disturbances, nausea and balance problems, explains Mayo Clinic... More »

Warning signs of a shunt malfunction include fever, irritability, headaches, a change in personality and redness or inflammation along the shunt's path, according to the Hydrocephalus Association. Additionally, some sign... More »

Headaches are the most common symptoms of brain tumors, but getting a headache more commonly indicates a condition other than a brain tumor, according to Everyday Health and WebMD. Other symptoms of brain tumors include ... More »

Changes in bladder or bowel habits, unusual bleeding or discharge, coughing that doesn’t stop, and sores that don’t heal are some of the early warning signs of cancer, explains WebMD. Patients experiencing these symptoms... More »

Symptoms of a brain tumor include unexplained nausea or vomiting, changes in behavior or personality, headaches that gradually increase in frequency and severity, and new onset or change in pattern of headaches, accordin... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cancer

A brain mass, or tumor, is a collection of anomalous cells that are growing inside or near the brain. Quite a few different sorts of brain tumors exist. Some are benign, while others are malignant, which means they are c... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cancer

A meningioma is a brain tumor originating in the membranous layers around the brain that, depending on its location, may cause headaches, vision problems, vomiting, seizures, or changes in behavior or personality, accord... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cancer