Your doctor may be able to determine the cause of your
vertigo based on your symptoms and your medical
history. He or she may ask questions to clarify points and explore symptoms or
events that you may have forgotten to mention or may have thought were not
The doctor first will determine exactly what symptoms you are having.
People tend to use the word "dizzy" to describe any of the following:
An adult brain tumor is a disease in which abnormal cells form in the tissues of the brain.
There are many types of brain and spinal cord tumors. The tumors are formed by the abnormal growth of cells and may begin in different parts of the brain or spinal cord. Together, the brain and spinal cord make up the central nervous system (CNS).
The tumors may be either benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer):
Benign brain and spinal cord tumors grow and press on nearby areas of the brain. They...