Information about treatment options for brain tumors.
Surgical Procedures: Craniotomy
A craniotomy is a surgical procedure done to access the brain that may be recommended for brain tumors and/or the need to obtain a brain biopsy.
Surgical Procedures: Intraoperative Brain Mapping
Intraoperative brain mapping, also referred to as awake brain surgery or an awake craniotomy, is a way to perform brain surgery while the patient remains awake.
Possible Side Effects of Radiation Treatment for Brain Tumors
Side effects of radiation therapy tend to be directly related to the area being treated.