People with a brain or spinal cord tumour have varying symptoms, depending on where the tumour is located. Sometimes, when a tumour grows slowly, symptoms develop gradually and are hardly noticeable. The symptoms can be similar to other illnesses, such as migraine pain or a stomach bug. Brain tumours and spinal cord tumours may cause weakness or paralysis in parts of the body.
Other symptoms for brain tumours can include:
Symptoms for spinal cord tumours can include: