Meningioma left parietal lobe

Hi all! I have a meningioma in the left parietal lobe. I have been on watch and wait scans for the last few years. My tumour seems to grow 1-2mm per year and is now 3cm. I was wondering how large tumours are when they require surgery? I had a spinal cord tumour that was 2cm; this was removed last year.  I don’t have significant symptoms from the meningioma. Any thought would be much appreciated! 

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