Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
135 Doctors are Online

Temporary headache, migraine, memory loss, bones pain, gental touch pains. Is it tumor?

How to know if you have brain tumor or not??? 3 months ago i had sever headache for about two weeks but then it disappear ...sometimes now i have migraine .... And in the last month i forget many things about things in past even what i ate yesterday , what i study even from two days , and sometimes i forget how to write some words and the spell ,,,and i also found it too hard to remember what day is it and the month we are in , friends birthdays almost every thing is hard to remember ..... And another problem about my bones they hurt me so much and i feel great pain when someone touch them even gentely I am 20 years old now ,,,,
Asked On : Sat, 12 Oct 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  31
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Neurologist 's  Response
Nov 2013
Hi,

Thank you for posting your query.

Based on your symptoms, we need to find out the cause for memory problem and headaches. This can be done by doing CT or MRI scan of the brain. Common causes to exclude would be ischemia (lack of blood flow to brain), demyelination, infections, etc. Tumor is less likely, but this can also be diagnosed on the brain scan.

In addition, blood tests for vitamin B12 deficiency and thyroid should also be done.

We also need to do EEG (electroencephalography) to exclude seizures.


I hope it helps. Please get back if you require any additional information.

Wishing you good health,

Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, India
Click on this link to ask me a DIRECT QUERY: http://bit.ly/Dr-Sudhir-kumar
My BLOG: http://bestneurodoctor.blogspot.in
Answered: Thu, 17 Oct 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
 

 

Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor