Brain lesions are masses or abnormal areas found within the brain. A lesion is any area in the body that has been damaged through disease or injury. Brain lesions are usually identified with imaging studies.
Signs and symptoms of brain lesions vary widely and are determined by the size and location of the abnormal area. Symptoms and signs can include
- neck pain or stiffness,
- lack of appetite,
- movement disorders,
- problems with balance,
- cognitive changes,
- memory loss,
- concentration difficulty, and
- personality changes.
Other symptoms and signs can include
- abnormal muscle movement,
- decreased breathing,
- vision problems, and even
- coma or death.
Causes of brain lesions
Other brain lesion symptoms and signs
- Abnormal Muscle Movement
- Cognitive Changes
- Coma or Death
- Concentration Difficulty
- Decreased Breathing
- Lack of Appetite
- Memory Loss
- Movement Disorders
- Neck Pain or Stiffness
- Personality Changes
- Problems with Balance
- Vision Problems
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