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Brain tumours in kids

When might you suspect a brain tumour in a child who presents with, say, nausea and vomiting, or behavioural disturbance? A guideline has been produced which might prompt one to think of this important but often delayed diagnosis.

The diagnosis of brain tumours in children: a guideline to assist healthcare professionals in the assessment of children who may have a brain tumour Arch Dis Child. 2010 Jul;95(7):534-9