Brain Tumors Vascular Evaluation
- Numbness in one arm or leg:
- Weakness in one arm or leg:
- Facial weakness (unilateral):
- Difficulty swallowing
- Difficulty walking
- Change in vision:
- Difficulty with balance
- Loss of coordination
- Memory loss
Testing is necessary to make the diagnosis vascular brain tumors.
Tests that may be used to evaluate vascular brain tumors include:
Brain Tumors Vascular Biopsy
During a brain biopsy for a vascular brain tumor, a neurosurgeon removes a small sample of brain tissue through a small hole in the skull. The tissue is examined under a microscope, in order to determine the type of cells causing the tumor.
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