Primary lymphoma of the brain

Brain lymphoma; Cerebral lymphoma; Primary lymphoma of the central nervous system; PCNSL; Lymphoma - B-cell lymphoma, brain

Primary lymphoma of the brain is cancer of white blood cells that starts in the brain.


The major areas of the brain have one or more specific functions.

MRI of the brain

An MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) of the brain creates a detailed image of the complex structures in the brain. An MRI can give a three-dimensional depiction of the brain, making location of problems such as tumors or aneuryms more precise.



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Possible Complications