August 16, 2022

How fast do Spinal cord Tumors Grow?

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Spread the loveA spinal cord tumor is an abnormal growth of cells around the spinal cord usually in the lining of the spinal cord called the dura. The nature of these tumors may be primary or secondary. Primary tumors (benign) are produced within the spinal […]


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July 19, 2022

HOW ARE SPINAL CORD TUMORS TREATED?

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Spread the loveThe spine is the central support structure of the body. It is a long bony structure extending from the brainstem to the sacrum. It encloses a thick band of nerves transmitting motor and sensory signals from the brain to the body and vice […]


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July 18, 2022

HOW ARE SPINAL CORD TUMORS DIAGNOSED?

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Spread the loveA spinal cord tumor is an abnormal mass of tissues grown inside the spinal column, it may be present in the lining of the spinal cord (dura) or within the spinal cord. These tumors may be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous) in nature. […]


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July 14, 2022

HOW SERIOUS ARE SPINAL CORD TUMORS?

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Spread the loveSpinal cord tumors originate within the spinal cord or in the lining (dura) of it enclosed in the bony structure of the vertebral column. The purpose of the spinal cord is to conduct sensory and motor sensations from the brain to the body […]


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July 9, 2022

WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF SPINAL CORD TUMORS?

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Spread the loveThe spinal cord is a long tubular band of nerve fibers enclosed in the bony structure called the vertebral column. The tumors that occur within this enclosed structure are called spinal cord tumors. These tumors may be benign or malignant in nature. Most […]


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June 30, 2022

What are Intradural-extrmedullary and extradural spinal cord tumors?

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Spread the loveSpinal cord tumors are the tumors inside or in the lining of the spinal cord enclosed in the vertebral column. These tumors may be benign or metastatic. These tumors are classified on the basis of their location and size. In this article, the […]


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