Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help. If you have symptoms of cancer contact your doctor.

Read our information about coronavirus and cancer

What is secondary brain cancer?

When a cancer has spread to the brain from where it started it is called a secondary cancer. Find out about symptoms and tests.

Treatment for secondary brain cancer

The aim of treatment is usually to control the cancer and your symptoms. It can also prevent problems developing.

Last reviewed: 
07 Apr 2020
Next review due: 
07 Apr 2023

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