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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Extracraneal

Extracranial (EK-struh-KRAY-nee-ul)
Outside of the cranium (bones that surround the brain).

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.