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Brain and Spinal Tumors

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Organizations
American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA)
National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS)
Children's Brain Tumor Foundation:CBTF


Brain and Spinal Tumors, General Information
Overviews
Brain and Spinal Tumors -- Hope Through Research:NINDS
Brain Tumors:AANS
A Primer of Brain Tumors:ABTA
The Essential Guide to Brain Tumors:NBTS
What You Need To Know About™ Brain Tumors:NCI
Cancer.Net Guide to Brain Tumor:ASCO
Brain Cancer: MedlinePlus
Adult Brain and Spinal Tumors
Brain / CNS Tumors in Adults (Detailed Guide):ACS
High-Grade Glioma in Adults:UpToDate Patient Information
Primary Low-Grade Glioma in Adults:UpToDate Patient Information
Childhood Brain and Spinal Tumors
Brain Tumors:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Brain / CNS Tumors in Children (Detailed Guide):ACS
Resource Guide for Parents of Children with Brain or Spinal Cord Tumors:CBTF
Parker's Brain Storm:CBTF [For Kids]
Childhood Brain Tumors:MedlinePlus
Other General Topics
Brain Tumor Symptoms:ABTA


Brain Tumor Risk Factors
Risk Factors:ABTA


Treatment of Brain and Spinal Tumors
General Information
Treatment Information:NBTS
Care and Treatment:ABTA
Stanford Brain Tumor Center
See also Nervous System and Brain, Neurosurgery
Adult Brain and Spinal Tumors Treatment
Adult Brain Tumors (PDQ®) Treatment:NCI
See also Specific Brain and Spinal Tumors
Childhood Brain and Spinal Tumors Treatment
How Are Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Children Treated?:ACS
Childhood Brain Tumors (PDQ®) Treatment:NCI
See also Specific Brain and Spinal Tumors


Specific Brain and Spinal Tumors
Overviews
Tumor Types:NBTS
Acoustic Neuroma
See Ear, Nose and Throat, Acoustic Neuroma
Astrocytoma
Low-Grade Astrocytoma:NBTS
Cancer.Net Guide to Astrocytoma, Childhood:ASCO
Pilocytic Astrocytoma:NBTS
Anaplastic Astrocytoma:NBTS
Brain Cysts
See Nervous System and Brain, CNS Malformations
Brain Stem Glioma
Brain Stem Glioma:NBTS
Cancer.Net Guide to Brain Stem Glioma, Childhood:ASCO
Central Nervous System Tumors
Cancer.Net Guide to Central Nervous System Tumor, Childhood:ASCO
Craniopharyngioma
Cancer.Net Guide to Craniopharyngioma, Childhood:ASCO
Desmoplastic Infantile Ganglioglioma
Cancer.Net Guide to Desmoplastic Infantile Ganglioma, Childhood:ASCO
Ependymoma
Cancer.Net Guide to Ependymoma, Childhood:ASCO
Glioblastoma Multiforme
Understanding Glioblastoma, a Guide for Patients and Families:NBTS
Medulloblastoma
Medulloblastoma:ABTA
Cancer.Net Guide to Medulloblastoma, Childhood:ASCO
Meningioma
Meningioma:UpToDate Patient Information
Meningioma:ABTA
Cancer.Net Guide to Meningioma:ASCO
Metastatic Brain Tumor
Brain Metastasis:AANS
Metastatic Brain Tumors:ABTA
Oligodendroglioma and Oligoastrocytoma
Oligodendroglioma and Oligoastrocytoma:ABTA
Pituitary Tumor
See Endocrine System, Pituitary Tumors


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