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Low-grade (grades I and II) brain and spinal cord tumours tend to grow slowly and may cause only a few symptoms.
Treatment of low-grade brain and spinal cord tumours can vary depending on:
A low-grade tumour can often be completely removed by surgery. If not, a combination of treatments may be used.
The types of treatments given are based on the unique needs of the person with cancer.
After seeing a Canadian Cancer Society call for volunteers in a newspaper, Rosemary knew that this was her opportunity to get started.
Thousands of Canadian Cancer Society volunteers work in regional cancer centres, lodges and community hospitals to support people receiving treatment.