Headache: symptom of a brain tumour?

Headache: symptom of a brain tumour?

26th January 2022 Headaches alone are a very uncommon presentation of brain tumours, with only 7% of brain tumour patients presenting with just a headache. However, most patients will experience them at some point in their brain tumour journey. Headaches that are...
Brain tumours and headaches

Brain tumours and headaches

24th February 2021 Whilst many people may associate brain tumours with headaches, often affected patients do not present with a headache until a later stage, if at all. Potential pitfall: Only up to 16% of brain tumour patients present to their GP with an isolated...
Cancer Keys: Migraines versus Brain Tumours

Cancer Keys: Migraines versus Brain Tumours

27th August 2020 Potential pitfall: A migraine headache is typically a unilateral, frontal, throbbing headache which may be associated with photophobia or phonophobia. Although the intensity can vary, the characteristics of the headache tend not to change. Helpful...