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Name Spinal Cord Tumour
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Symptoms Spinal cord tumours are abnormal growths of tissue within the spinal column and are mostly benign. They tend to develop very slowly and worsen over time, unless treated. Symptoms include pain, sensory changes, and motor problems.
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Useful national contacts Spinal Cord Tumour Forum
Link opens in new window www.spinalcordtumour.org.uk
Email: info@spinalcordtumour.org.uk

Brain & Spine Foundation
Link opens in new window www.brainandspine.org.uk
Helpline: 0808 808 1000

Online resources Spinal cord tumors (U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
Link opens in new window www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/brainandspinaltumors/brainandspinaltumors.htm
Our resources The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability-related issues.