UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Spinal Tumour

Spinal Tumours: information from Patient UK website

Spinal Cord Tumors: factsheet from NINDS, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke information (US site)

PubMed Medline search on Spinal tumors

Support groups

Spinal Cord Tumour Forum
Forum set up in order to reach other benign spinal cord tumour sufferers, to share our experiences, share useful information and to help ourselves by helping each other.

See the Spinal Injuries and Disorders page on this site for details of other support groups.

Brain and Spine Foundation
Information on living with a neurological condition and on diagnosis. There are publications and resources. The useful glossary of neurological conditions (under 'Information and support') includes links to some other organisations as well as to Brain and Spine Foundation information.

Neurological Alliance
Collective voice for 80 organisations, including stroke and brain injury. Organisations are listed at https://www.neural.org.uk/our-members/, a good place to start if looking for information on those conditions. Site also includes information about living with a neurological condition, a glossary, and information about onset and diagnosis as well as a small set of real life stories.

NHS Inform: brain, nerves and spinal cord 
NHS inform is Scotland's national health information service, with the aim of providing the people in Scotland with accurate and relevant information to help them make informed decisions about their own health and the health of the people they care for.