Glioma | Brain tumours (primary) | Cancer Research UK - adult brain tumours

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Brain tumours - NHS adult brain tumours


Glioblastoma, astrocytoma and meningioma are among the most common brain tumours in adults. Learn more about brain cancer and brain tumour types.

Glioblastoma, also known as GBM, is the most common high grade.

Get information about astrocytoma brain tumour treatments, grades.

Almost 11,000 people in the UK are diagnosed with a brain tumour each year. Brain tumour symptoms can include headaches, changes to vision and nausea, so while brain tumours are relatively rare, it's still important to recognise the signs. Changes to vision can include blurred or.

The most common malignant primary brain tumours in adults are gliomas. Recent advances in molecular biology have improved understanding.