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View in Spanish: Neuroconductual

Neurobehavioral (NOOR-oh-bih-HAY-vyer-ul)
Having to do with the way the brain affects emotion, behavior, and learning. Some cancers or their treatment may cause neurobehavioral problems.

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