Symptoms of Tumor Becoming Active Again

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Hi. I was diagnosed with an optic glioma when I was 3 months old, but it has been stable since I was 3 and a half. Now I’m 18 and have been experiencing some concerning symptoms including: nausea amp vomiting, dizzy spells and changes in my menstrual cycle. I have had some hormonal changes since starting and stopping the pill but this seems like more than simply hormonal fluctuations. Any advice would be much appreciated.

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    Hi Julie

    Your symptoms definitely sound like they coulf be related to a brain tumor or lesion

    Don't panic

    There are varying degrees of tumors

    But nausea and vomiting is serious in relation to one.

    I would definitely look at ghe possibilities of having

    What is known as a pituitary tumor

    The good thing is they are not cancerous

    I would get the doctor to check

    Your cortisol as well as your prolactin levels

    And get an mri if possible

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    Also

    I would possibly go to the emergency at the

    Hospital in case it is an

    Adrenal crisis

    All the best

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