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Disease Neuroectodermal Tumor, Melanotic

Name Neuroectodermal Tumor, Melanotic
Synonyms Anlage Tumor, Retinal | Anlage Tumors, Retinal | Melanoameloblastoma | Melanoameloblastomas | Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumor | Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumors | Melanotic Progonoma | Melanotic Progonomas | Neuroectodermal Tumors, Melanotic | Progonoma, Melanotic | Progonomas, Melanotic | Retinal Anlage Tumor | Retinal Anlage Tumors | Tumor, Melanotic Neuroectodermal | Tumor, Retinal Anlage | Tumors, Melanotic Neuroectodermal | Tumors, Retinal Anlage
Definition A benign, rapidly growing, deeply pigmented tumor of the jaw and occasionally of other sites, consisting of an infiltrating mass of cells arranged in an alveolar pattern, and occurring almost exclusively in infants. Its source of origin is in dispute, the various theories giving rise to its several names. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D017600
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroectodermal Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroectodermal Tumor, Melanotic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroectodermal Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroectodermal Tumor, Melanotic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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