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After my tumor surgery I have headache often. Why?s

I got operated for a brain tumor recently. However, ever since the surgery I have a headache often. Is it normal after brain surgery?

Can a brain surgery cause speech defects?

Since my brother's brain surgery, he has had speech problem. He has always been okay before this. Could the surgery have caused this to happen? Can it be corrected?

How long does it take for one to recover from a brain tumor surgery?

My husband has to have brain surgery to remove a tumor. How long do you think it would take for him to recover from the surgery?

Is there a surgery to treat ADHD?

My son has just been diagnosed with ADHD and I am desperate to get him treated. Is there a surgery that can treat this problem? The doctor recommended him taking Adderall but...

How long will it take my brother to recover from brain surgery?

My brother was operated on recently for his brain tumor. While the tumor was removed successfully, his recovery is taking a while. What is the usual time of recovery from a brain...

Is there a surgery to treat symptoms of seizures?

My nephew, my sister's son, is 4 years old and is experiencing seizures. I am concerned about their family. Is there usually a surgery to treat this or how does that work?

Is weakness after a brain surgery normal?

My wife recently underwent a brain surgery to get a blood clot removed. But, she feels very weak right now, and it's been more than 3 weeks since the surgery. Is weakness normal,...

What is the recovery period after a brain surgery to get a tumor removed?

I need to have brain surgery to remove a tumor in my brain, located on the left side. I'm not really worried about it because the tumor is not huge. But, I would like to know...

My wife had surgery for removal of a brain tumor and six months later is again feeling dizzy. What could be wrong?

My wife had successful surgery for removal of a brain tumor. It was not cancerous. It has been six months since the surgery and she is again starting to feel dizzy. What could...

Can a blood clot in the brain be removed with medication alone?

I have been diagnosed with a blood clot in the brain. It is thankfully considered minor and won't do any damage. Will it still require surgery or can medications also work?

My mother has a blot clot in the right side of her brain. Is surgery the only option to remove it?

My mother is 65 years old and has been diagnosed with a blood clot on the right side of her brain. The doctors have recommended a surgery, however she is very scared. Mainly...

How long should a skull fracture take to heal?

My father had a car accident where his skull was fracture. The fracture needed to have surgery, which happened just yesterday. While it went well, and he's already conscious,...

My brother is suffering slight speech loss after an operation. Will he recover?

My brother is 48 years old and recently underwent surgery for a head injury. However after the surgery (it has been 5 days) there are noticed changes in his speech. The doctors...

Is there a cure for meningioma?

I have been recently diagnosed with a meningioma towards the cranial vertex. The size of the meningioma is 5X5X3mm. It is benign. But does it pose any health risks?

Is surgery required for a patient who has suffered from a stroke?

My father is 72 years old and has slipped into coma due to a stroke. Do you think the doctors may recommend surgery given his age and condition? Or what will happen?

I am due for back surgery. Should I be doing any preparations before the surgery?

I am due for back surgery in about a month. Are there any steps that I should be taking to prepare my body better for the surgery? My doctor has not mentioned anything specifically...

Can amniocentesis cause brain damage in a baby?

My sister gave birth to a baby with left hemiathetosis dystonia. The baby has an amniocentesis scar. We want to know if there is any risk of brain damage when the baby’s spine...

Are all tumors cancerous?

My father’s MRI showed a tumor in the brain. Is every tumor cancerous? How will it be tested now?

Can lower back pain lead to paralysis?

I have been suffering from lower back pain for the past 2 years. In spite of physiotherapy and exercises the pain has not gotten better. Will this remain like this or could it...

I am having extreme fatigue and dizziness for the last one week. Could it be brain tumor?

I am suffering from sudden tiredness along with dizziness and headache. Do these look like symptoms of brain tumor?

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