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Dr. Moses is a board-certified neurosurgeon and assistant professor of neurosurgery at Harvard Medical School.

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Dr. Harase spent his junior and senior high school years in Finland and the U.S. After graduating from the University of Washington (Bachelor of Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology), he worked for Apple Japan Inc. before entering the University of the Ryukyus School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Okinawa Prefectural Chubu Hospital, where he received the Best Resident Award in 2016 and 2017. In 2021, he joined the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine at the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, specializing in hyperacute stroke.

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  • Double vision

  • My eyes hurt when i move them

  • Double vision in one eye

  • Dancing eyes

  • My vision is not clear

  • Double vision when looking with one eye closed

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Content updated on Jan 19, 2024

What is brain tumor?

A brain tumor is a growth of abnormal cells in the brain. They can be cancerous or non-cancerous. Cancerous brain tumors can start in the brain (primary tumor) or spread from another cancerous organ (secondary tumor). Primary brain tumors are caused by abnormal changes in the DNA of brain cells.

Symptoms of brain tumor

  • Double vision

  • Weakness on one side of the body

  • Headache worse in the morning

  • Fine nystagmus

  • Pain over the back of my head

  • Pain over the temples

  • Headache

  • Seizure

Questions your doctor may ask to check for brain tumor

  • Do you see double?

  • Are you experiencing an inability to move one side of your body?

  • Does your headache get worse in the morning?

  • Do you have pain at the back of your head?

  • Do you have temple pain?

Treatment for brain tumor

Treatment depends on the type, size, and location of the tumor, as well as the patient's general condition. Treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, or targeted drug therapy.

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Reviewed By:

Ziev Moses, MD

Ziev Moses, MD (Neurosurgery)

Dr. Moses is a board-certified neurosurgeon and assistant professor of neurosurgery at Harvard Medical School.

Shohei Harase, MD

Shohei Harase, MD (Neurology)

Dr. Harase spent his junior and senior high school years in Finland and the U.S. After graduating from the University of Washington (Bachelor of Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology), he worked for Apple Japan Inc. before entering the University of the Ryukyus School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Okinawa Prefectural Chubu Hospital, where he received the Best Resident Award in 2016 and 2017. In 2021, he joined the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine at the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, specializing in hyperacute stroke.

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