brain tumor

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Noun1.brain tumor - a tumor in the brain
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
glioblastoma, spongioblastoma - a fast-growing malignant brain tumor composed of spongioblasts; nearly always fatal
glioma - a tumor of the brain consisting of neuroglia
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Histological pattern of central nervous system neoplasms. J Pak Med Asso 2001; 51 (4) :154-7.
The cases are from their own practice, and they share with both new and experienced pathologists their approaches and thinking in evaluating the spectrum of central nervous system neoplasms.
It accounts for less than 1% of all central nervous system neoplasms. It is characterized by cystic spaces and intratumoral calcification.

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