The pituitary gland is a pea-sized ‘master gland’ in our bodies located at the base of the brain. It produces and stores many hormones, in our bodies.
Also called acoustic neuroma or vestibular schwannoma, these tumours grow from the nerves that control balance and hearing.
Meningioma is a tumour that originates in the meninges, a membrane that covers and protects the brain and spinal cord.
It used to describe different types of tumours composed of abnormal glial cells: that occurs in the brain.
It generally occurs between the fourth and fifth lumbar vertebrae or the last lumbar vertebra and the sacrum.
It is a misalignment of the 1st and 2nd cervical vertebrae, which may occur only with neck flexion.
It is a condition in which, there is some damage or dysfunction in the part of the spinal cord in the neck.
A spinal tumor is an abnormal mass of tissue within or surrounding the spinal cord and/or spinal column.
Primary tumors of the sacrum are rare. In adults, the most common sacral tumors are metastases.