brain tumour


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Noun1.brain tumour - 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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Translations

brain tumour

ntumore m al cervello
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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A HEARTBROKEN mum has spoken out about what life is like without her daughter who died of a brain tumour aged 36.
Brain Tumour Support, a charity that runs a monthly Support Group in Shrewsbury, is asking for local groups, companies and communities to get involved with the "Sparkle up your day" event.
Brain Tumour Support is asking for local groups, companies and communities to get involved with "Sparkle up your day".
A schoolboy was diagnosed with a brain tumour after his family spotted a telltale sign in a photograph of him taken at home.
TWO bereaved families from the area have paid tribute to their loved ones at a research centre, where scientists are searching for a brain tumour cure.
THE Brain Tumour Charity is hosting a free-to-attend meet-up in Newcastle on Saturday for young adult patients.
Mechanical engineering student Mollie was inspired to raise funds because her father Colin, 52, is currently very ill, having been diagnosed with a brain tumour just six weeks after his 50th birthday.
Lahore -- Symptoms of brain tumour generally includes headache, nausea, fatigue, seizures, difficulty in speaking and impaired eyesight, said Dr Irfan Yousaf, Consultant Neurosurgeon Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre.
TV favourite Phil can be seen choking back tears as he talks on camera about preparing to lead a team taking on Everest in the Alps, a gruelling expedition to raise money for The Brain Tumour Charity.
The dad of a little girl living with a brain tumour vows he will "stop at nothing" to make sure she has the best year of her life as she prepares to undergo a risky operation.