prophylactic cranial irradiation

(PROH-fih-LAK-tik KRAY-nee-ul ir-RAY-dee-AY-shun)

Radiation therapy to the head to reduce the risk that cancer will spread to the brain.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "prophylactic cranial irradiation"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "irradiación craneal profiláctica"

Radioterapia dirigida a la cabeza para reducir el riesgo de que el cáncer se disemine hasta el cerebro.