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Brain and Central Nervous Cancer

Overview
Anatomy of the Brain
Brain Tumors: Treatment Questions
Basics of Brain Tumors
Brain Tumors: Introduction
Skull Base Chordoma
Craniopharyngioma
Rathke Cleft Cysts
Paranasal Sinus Tumors
Olfactory Neuroblastoma
Astrocytoma
Skull Base Rhabdomyosarcoma
Brain Tumor: Risk Factors
Brain Tumors: Symptoms
Brain Tumors: Your Chances of Recovery
Oligodendroglioma

Understanding Your Diagnosis
Brain Tumor: Diagnosis
X-rays of the Skull
Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan of the Brain
Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan of the Spine
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Spine and Brain
Positron Emission Tomography (PET Scan)
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
Craniotomy
Brain Tumors: Newly Diagnosed
Brain Tumor: Grades
Myelogram

Deciding on Treatment
Brain Tumors: Treatment Introduction
Brain Tumors: Chemotherapy
Brain Tumors: Radiation
Brachytherapy
Surgery For Cancer Treatment
Brain Tumors: Surgery
Brain Tumors: Targeted Therapy

Managing Side Effects
Tips for People With Brain Tumors
Tell Your Health Care Team How You Feel During Treatment for a Brain Tumor
Do What You Can to Ease Side Effects of Treatment for a Brain Tumor
Coping with the Cognitive Effects of Brain Tumors
General Nutrition Guidelines During Cancer Treatment
Fatigue: Management
Tips for Feeling Your Best During Treatment for a Brain Tumor
How to Help Someone with a Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor: Supporting a Friend or Loved One
Rehabilitation for Children with Brain Tumors

Cancer FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions About Brain Tumor

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