I Have Benign Meningioma

Benign Meningioma anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Benign Meningioma. You're not alone. 6 People

    I Thought I Was Going Mad

    Almost 2 years ago my husband noticed me going into a trance and then talking about stuff that was not happening.This went on for 6 months before i went to the doctor,had CT scan and found out i had Meningioma.He put me on SODIUM VALPROATE tablets,200mg twice daily.Then i was...
    gasperater gasperater
    51-55
    Jul 30, 2012

    I Thought I Was Going Mad

    Almost 2 years ago my husband noticed me going into a trance and then talking about stuff that was not happening.This went on for 6 months before i went to the doctor,had CT scan and found out i had Meningioma.He put me on SODIUM VALPROATE tablets,200mg twice daily.Then i was...
    gasperater gasperater
    51-55
    Jul 30, 2012

    Accidental Find

    I was hit a heavy blow to the head and started having headaches that would come and go.  After about a week the headaches continued and I went back to the ER.  A CT looking for bleeding showed only a brain mass.  Follow-on CT and MRI shows a meningioma and some swelling in the...
    backwaterbob backwaterbob
    51-55
    Jun 8, 2012

    I Thought I Was Going Mad

    Almost 2 years ago my husband noticed me going into a trance and then talking about stuff that was not happening.This went on for 6 months before i went to the doctor,had CT scan and found out i had Meningioma.He put me on SODIUM VALPROATE tablets,200mg twice daily.Then i was...
    gasperater gasperater
    51-55
    Jul 30, 2012

    My Benign Tumor

    i have been under the care of a neurosurgeon for the past 16 years , this year after my usual yearly scan , he and a senior registrar checked the results which showed a slight increase in size , minimal but enough to scare me when he talked about surgery. he asked me to take some...
    colltrev colltrev
    61-65
    Nov 23, 2011

    Thought I Would Be OK

    In early 2009 my left eye felt like it was moving slow. I got with various doctors and they discovered (after biopsy surgery) that I have a benign meningioma. I had 6 weeks of low dose radiation and thought that it was taken care of. In January 2013 I woke up with double...
    Hammawood Hammawood
    66-70, F
    Apr 25, 2013

    I Thought I Was Going Mad

    Almost 2 years ago my husband noticed me going into a trance and then talking about stuff that was not happening.This went on for 6 months before i went to the doctor,had CT scan and found out i had Meningioma.He put me on SODIUM VALPROATE tablets,200mg twice daily.Then i was...
    gasperater gasperater
    51-55
    Jul 30, 2012
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