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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.

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

Surgery for brain and spinal cord tumors in children

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

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

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

How are brain and spinal cord tumors diagnosed in children?

... child's doctor may refer you to a neurologist (a doctor specializing in medical
treatment of nervous system diseases) or a neurosurgeon (a surgeon ...

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

Surgery for pituitary tumors | American Cancer Society

... 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

Surgery for brain and spinal cord tumors in children

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

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Surgery for brain and spinal cord tumors in children

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

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Surgery for brain and spinal cord tumors in children

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

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Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults

... 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/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003088-pdf.pdf

Cancer Glossary

... oncologist, radiation oncologist, pathologist, oncology clinical nurse specialist,
oncology social worker, neurosurgeon, surgeon, gynecologist ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c