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Name Spinal Cord Tumour
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Symptoms of Spinal Cord Tumour 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
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Brain & Spine Foundation
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Helpline: 0808 808 1000

Children & young people

Brain and Spinal Tumours (Children With Cancer UK)
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Advice on coronavirus for families affected by childhood cancer (Children With Cancer UK)
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Online resources

Advice for people at high risk - Coronavirus (COVID-19) (NHS)
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Spinal cord tumors (U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
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Our resources The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on Spinal Cord Tumour and on a wide range of disability-related issues.