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How Serious Are Pituitary Tumors? Jun 17th, 2020

No one wants to learn they have a tumor. But, when it comes to your pituitary gland, 99% of these growths are benign, or noncancerous. And pituitary tumors usually don’t spread or grow extensively. Still, they can negatively impact your health. At Cerebrum MD, in Tyson’s Corner, Vienna, Virginia, Joseph...

What Are the Symptoms of a Brain Tumor? May 21st, 2020

When you have a brain tumor, there’s a growth of abnormal cells in your brain. These masses can occur in any brain tissue, including the: Brain itself  Membranes covering the brain (meninges) Cranial nerves Pineal gland Pituitary gland Brain tumors can either start in your brain or spread there from...

Is Spinal Stenosis Causing Your Chronic Back Pain? Apr 21st, 2020

Back pain is something that most people will encounter in their lifetimes. Almost 65 million people in the United States reported experiencing some form of back pain recently, and about 16 million adults have chronic back pain that interferes with their daily activities. While back pain can be caused by...