This section is for teenagers and young adults. It is about the brain and primary brain tumours. Primary brain tumours are tumours that start in the brain.
Any illness related to your brain can be scary. You might find it helpful to know a bit about how the brain works. Your doctor and specialist nurse can give you more information and answer any questions. If there is something you do not understand, don’t be scared to ask.
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