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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Neurorradiólogo

Neuroradiologist (NOOR-oh-RAY-dee-AH-loh-jist)
A doctor trained in radiology who specializes in creating and interpreting pictures of the nervous system. The pictures are produced using forms of radiation, such as x-rays, sound waves, or other types of energy.

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