Brain Lesions

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What is Brain Lesions?

Brain lesions are areas of injury or disease in the brain. Lesions may be due to infection, tumors, exposure to certain chemicals, problems with the immune system, and demyelinating diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis. Sometimes the cause is not known.

What is it like to have Brain Lesions?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Nothing reported yet
Morphine, Biofeedback, Chiropractic
Triazolam, Promethazine
Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine, Modafinil

What do patients take to treat Brain Lesions and its symptoms?


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Who has Brain Lesions on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 17 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 3 say Brain Lesions is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 4
40s 7
50s 5
60s 1
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

88% Females
13% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 3
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 2
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 12
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from Brain Lesions patients who have completed their condition history
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