brain tumor

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Noun1.brain tumor - a tumor in the brain
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
glioblastoma, spongioblastoma - a fast-growing malignant brain tumor composed of spongioblasts; nearly always fatal
glioma - a tumor of the brain consisting of neuroglia
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I do believe that mobile phone can result in brain cancer," she said.
Summary: LONDON, Jumada II 28, 1432 / May 31, 2011, SPA -- Using a mobile phone may increase the risk of certain types of brain cancer in humans and consumers should consider ways of reducing their exposure, Reuters quoted World Health Organisation (WHO) cancer experts as saying on Tuesday.
This year's event raised $272,115 for the cause, and CU Kids at Heart's donation will specifically benefit the CJ Buckley Brain Cancer Research Fund at Children's Hospital Boston.
A new analysis found no evidence to support a link between cell phone use and brain cancer in the United States.
Most informative and educative article ever I have seen in any magazine with the hue Mobile phone use doesn't cause brain cancer. From the very first day, When I have purchased my cell phone, all my Elders including teachers repeatedly used to say, " Is sey cancer hota hey, right side pey zyada baten na kia ker".
Point of fact, brain tumors are on the rise, and each year more than 200,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with brain cancer. In an especially worrying trend, brain tumors are currently the leading cause of solid tumor cancer death in children and young adults under the age of 20.
of Montreal, was safe and showed evidence it could shrink tumors in two separate early phase studies totaling more than 100 people with a brain cancer called glioblastoma.
Atkins, who suffers from brain cancer, slept through most of the four-hour hearing in Chowchilla, California, during which her husband-lawyer pleaded for her release and families of victims of the Sharon Tate-Labianca killings urged that she be kept behind bars until she died.
Kennedy's brain cancer. "Those (tumors) are the worst.
Emma Murphy is backing a leading brain cancer charity's campaign for a review of cancer research investment.
A few weeks after filming her scenes in Prize Winner she was diagnosed with stage IV brain cancer. But even as the cancer progressed, her wit never let up, as evidenced by this quip: "It's hard to tell the difference between brain cancer and advanced menopause, in both cases you're always walking into a room and wondering why you're there She died peacefully at her home in San Francisco, with Pat Holt her beloved partner of 24 years by her side.
IN 1993 David Reynard declared on Larry King Live that a cell phone had caused his wife's fatal brain cancer and that he was suing for damages.