ImportantIt is possible that the main title of the report Brain Tumors, General is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
Brain tumors are abnormal growths in the brain that can be either cancerous (malignant) of noncancerous (benign). The effects on the brain of malignant and benign brain tumors are very similar and can cause the same types of problems depending upon the type of tumor and where it is located in the brain.
American Brain Tumor Association 8550 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 550 Chicago, IL 60631 USA Tel: (847)827-9910 Fax: (847)827-9918 Tel: (800)886-2282 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.abta.orgAmerican Childhood Cancer Organization 10920 Connecticut Ave Suite A Kensington, MD 20895 Tel: (301)962-3520 Fax: (301)962-3521 Tel: (800)366-2223 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.candlelighters.orgPituitary Network Association P.O. Box 1958 Thousand Oaks, CA 91358 USA Tel: (805)499-9973 Fax: (805)480-0633 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.pituitary.orgAmerican Cancer Society, Inc. 1599 Clifton Road NE Atlanta, GA 30329 USA Tel: (404)320-3333 Tel: (800)227-2345 TDD: (866)228-4327 Internet: http://www.cancer.orgHarvard Brain Tissue Resource Center McLean Hospital 115 Mill Street Belmont, MA 02178 Tel: (617)855-2400 Fax: (617)855-3199 Tel: (800)272-4622 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.brainbank.mclean.orgNational Cancer Institute 6116 Executive Blvd MSC 8322 Room 3036A Bethesda, MD 20892-8322 USA Tel: (301)435-3848 Tel: (800)422-6237 TDD: (800)332-8615 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.cancer.govBrain Tumour Foundation of Canada 620 Colborne Street Suite 301 London Ontario, N6B 3R9 Canada Tel: (519) 642-7755 Fax: (519) 642-7192 Tel: (800) 265-5106 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.braintumour.caChildhood Cancer Foundation - Candlelighters Canada 21 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 801 Toronto, Ontario, Intl M4T 1L9 Canada Tel: (416) 489-6440 Fax: (416) 489-9812 Tel: (800) 363-1062 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.childhoodcancer.caBrain Tumour UK Tower House Latimer Park Chesham, HP5 1TU United Kingdom Tel: 0845 4500 386 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.braintumouruk.org.ukChildren's Brain Tumor Foundation 274 Madison Avenue, Suite 1004 New York, NY 10016 United States Tel: (212)448-1595 Fax: (212)448-1022 Tel: (866)228-4673 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.cbtf.orgBrain Tumor Foundation for Children, Inc. 6065 Roswell Road Suite 505 Atlanta, GA 30328-4015 USA Tel: (404)252-4107 Fax: (404)252-4108 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.braintumorkids.orgCentral Brain Tumor Registry of the United States 244 E. Ogden Avenue Suite 116 Hinsdale, IL 60521 USA Tel: (630)655-4786 Fax: (630)655-1756 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.cbtrus.orgCancer Research UK 61 Lincoln's Inn Fields London, Intl WC2A 3PX United Kingdom Tel: 020 7121 6699 Fax: 020 7121 6700 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.cancerhelp.org.ukRare Cancer Alliance 1649 North Pacana Way Green Valley, AZ 85614 USA Tel: (520)625-5495 Fax: (615)526-4921 Internet: http://www.rare-cancer.orgMUMS National Parent-to-Parent Network 150 Custer Court Green Bay, WI 54301-1243 USA Tel: (920)336-5333 Fax: (920)339-0995 Tel: (877)336-5333 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.netnet.net/mums/Genetic and Rare Diseases (GARD) Information Center PO Box 8126 Gaithersburg, MD 20898-8126 Tel: (301)251-4925 Fax: (301)251-4911 Tel: (888)205-2311 TDD: (888)205-3223 Internet: http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/GARD/Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation 302 Ridgefield Court Asheville, NC 28806 Tel: (828)665-6891 Fax: (828)665-6894 Tel: (800)253-6530 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.pbtfus.orgPLGA Foundation 98 Random Farms Drive Chappaqua, NY 10514 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.fightplga.org/Friends of Cancer Research 1800 M Street NW Suite 1050 South Washington, DC 22202 Tel: (202)944-6700 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.focr.orgAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons 5550 Meadowbrook Drive Rolling Meadows, IL 60008-3852 Tel: (847)378-0500 Fax: (847)378-0600 Tel: (888)566-2267 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.NeurosurgeryToday.org and http://www.aans.orgCancer.Net American Society of Clinical Oncology 2318 Mill Road Suite 800 Alexandria, VA 22314 Tel: (571)483-1780 Fax: (571)366-9537 Tel: (888)651-3038 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.cancer.net/patientCancer Support Community 1050 17th St NW Washington, DC 20036 Tel: (202)659-9709 Fax: (202)974-7999 Tel: (888)793-9355 Internet: http://www.cancersupportcommunity.org/Lance Armstrong Foundation 2201 E. Sixth Street Austin, TX 78702 Tel: (512)236-8820 Fax: (512)236-8482 Tel: (877)236-8820 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: http://www.livestrong.orgNational Brain Tumor Society 124 Watertown Street, Suite 2D Watertown, MA 02472 Tel: (617)924-9997 Fax: (617)924-9998 Tel: (800) 770-8287 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.braintumor.orgInternational Brain Tumour Alliance PO Box 244 Tadworth Surrey, KT20 5WQ UK Tel: 0044 (0) 1737 813872 Fax: 0044 (0) 1737 812712 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com Internet: http://www.theibta.org
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The information provided in this report is not intended for diagnostic purposes. It is provided for informational purposes only. NORD recommends that affected individuals seek the advice or counsel of their own personal physicians.
It is possible that the title of this topic is not the name you selected. Please check the Synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and Disorder Subdivision(s) covered by this report
This disease entry is based upon medical information available through the date at the end of the topic. Since NORD's resources are limited, it is not possible to keep every entry in the Rare Disease Database completely current and accurate. Please check with the agencies listed in the Resources section for the most current information about this disorder.
For additional information and assistance about rare disorders, please contact the National Organization for Rare Disorders at P.O. Box 1968, Danbury, CT 06813-1968; phone (203) 744-0100; web site www.rarediseases.org or email email@example.com
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