What is a skull base tumor?

A skull base tumor is a benign or cancerous growth that is located on the underside of the brain, the base of the skull and the upper vertebrae of the spinal column.

A skull base tumor is a brain tumor that grows in a particular location: the lower portion of the skull that forms the bottom of the head and the ridge behind the nose and eyes. There are multiple types of skull base tumors. 

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