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cranium

[cray-nee-um] the part of the skull bones that enclose and protect the brain, and support the structures of the face. See also brain.

Craniosacral Therapy

... Close. + -Text Size. Craniosacral Therapy. Other common name(s): cranial
balancing, cranial osteopathy, cranial sacral manipulation, craniopathy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/craniosacral-therapy

What are brain and spinal cord tumors in children?

... The spinal cord and special nerves in the head called cranial nerves carry
messages between the brain and the rest of the body. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-what-are-brain-and-spinal-tumors

What are adult brain and spinal cord tumors? | American ...

... The spinal cord and special nerves in the head called cranial nerves help
carry messages between the brain and the rest of the body. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-what-are-brain-spinal-tumors

Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in adults | American ...

... Schwannomas develop from Schwann cells, which surround and insulate
cranial nerves and other nerves. ... They can arise from any cranial nerve. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors

Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults

... The spinal cord and special nerves in the head called cranial nerves help
carry messages between the brain and the rest of the body. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003088-pdf.pdf

Treatment choices by stage for small cell lung cancer

... For this reason, you may be given radiation therapy to the head
(prophylactic cranial irradiation, or PCI) to try to prevent this. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-smallcell/detailedguide/small-cell-lung-cancer-treating-by-stage

Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Children

... The spinal cord and special nerves in the head called cranial nerves carry
messages between the brain and the rest of the body. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003089-pdf.pdf

Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in adults | American ...

... Schwannomas develop from Schwann cells, which surround and insulate
cranial nerves and other nerves. ... They can arise from any cranial nerve. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525252525252525253furl%2525252525252525253dhttp%252525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525252525253dbrain-and-s

Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in adults | American ...

... Schwannomas develop from Schwann cells, which surround and insulate
cranial nerves and other nerves. ... They can arise from any cranial nerve. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525252525252525253furl%2525252525252525253dhttp%252525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525252525253dbrain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in

Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in adults | American ...

... Schwannomas develop from Schwann cells, which surround and insulate
cranial nerves and other nerves. ... They can arise from any cranial nerve. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525252525253furl%252525252525253dhttp%25252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%25252525252525253furl%25252525252525253dhttp%2525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%2525252525252525253furl%2525252525252525253dhttp%252525252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors%252525252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525252525253dbrain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-key-statisti