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Glossary for Meninges cancer

  • Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
  • Brain infection: Infection of the brain including encephalitis
  • Cancer: Abnormal overgrowth of body cells.
  • Focal seizures: A deficiency of folate in the body
  • Headache: In medicine a headache or cephalalgia is a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and sometimes neck. Some of the causes are benign while others are medical emergencies. It ranks among the most common pain complaints
  • Level of consciousness symptoms: Symptoms related to consciousness such as coma or loss of consciousness.
  • Meningioma: A slow-growing tumor of the meninges that is not cancerous. Symptoms are determined by the size and location of the tumor.
  • Nervous system conditions: Diseases affecting the nerves and the nervous system.
  • Neurological system tumors: Tumors of the nerves or neurological system, whether cancerous or benign.
  • Papilloedema: Oedema that is located at the optic disc
  • Photophobia: An exaggerated or irrational fear of light.
  • Proptosis: A very rare syndrome characterized by overlapping fingers, abnormally placed urethral opening in males, protruding eyes and Robin association (small jaw and downward displaced tongue).
  • Seizures: A rare syndrome characterized by mental retardation, seizures and high levels of hydroxylysine in the urine.
  • Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.


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