Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: brain tumours (primary)

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in brain tumours (primary).



This document provides information on brain tumours (primary). It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Mr Eric Ballantyne, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee and validated by Dr Jeremy Rees, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London.

Published 1 September 2008