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neurosurgeon

[nur-o-SUR-jun] a doctor specializing in operations to treat nervous system disorders, which includes problems in the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. See also nervous system, spinal cord.

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How are brain and spinal cord tumors in children diagnosed?

... are abnormal, your child's doctor may refer you to a neurologist (a doctor
specializing in nervous system diseases) or a neurosurgeon (a surgeon ...

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

How are brain and spinal cord tumors in adults diagnosed? ...

... your doctor may refer you to a neurologist (a doctor who specializes in medical
treatment of nervous system diseases) or a neurosurgeon (a doctor ...

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

Surgery for brain and spinal cord tumors in children

... In most cases, the first step in brain tumor treatment is for the neurosurgeon
to remove as much of the tumor as possible while trying to limit any ...

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

Surgery for adult brain and spinal cord tumors | American ...

... In most cases, the first step in brain tumor treatment is for the neurosurgeon
to remove as much of the tumor as is safe without affecting normal brain ...

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

How are brain and spinal cord tumors in adults treated? |

... led by a neurosurgeon, a doctor who uses surgery to treat brain and nervous
system tumors. Other doctors on the team may include: Neurologist: a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-treating-general-info

How are brain and spinal cord tumors in children treated?

... tumors, this team is often led by a pediatric neurosurgeon, a doctor ... Pediatric
neurologist: a doctor who treats brain and nervous system diseases in ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-treating-general-info

How are pituitary tumors treated?

... Neurosurgeon: a doctor who uses surgery to treat brain and pituitary ... Neurologist:
a doctor who diagnoses and treats brain and nervous system ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pituitarytumors/detailedguide/pituitary-tumors-treating-general-info

Surgery for pituitary tumors

... For this approach, the neurosurgeon makes a small incision along the nasal
septum (the cartilage between the 2 sides of the nose) or under the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pituitarytumors/detailedguide/pituitary-tumors-treating-surgery