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Disease Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial

Name Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial
Synonyms Astroblastoma | Astroblastomas | Ependymoastrocytoma | Ependymoastrocytomas | Gliomatosis Cerebri | Neoplasm, Neuroepithelial | Neuroepithelial Neoplasm | Neuroepithelial Neoplasms | Neuroepithelial Tumor | Neuroepithelial Tumors | Polar Spongioblastoma | Polar Spongioblastomas | Spongioblastoma, Polar | Spongioblastomas, Polar | Tumor, Neuroepithelial | Tumors, Neuroepithelial
Definition Neoplasms composed of neuroepithelial cells, which have the capacity to differentiate into NEURONS, oligodendrocytes, and ASTROCYTES. The majority of craniospinal tumors are of neuroepithelial origin. (From Dev Biol 1998 Aug 1;200(1):1-5)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018302
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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 Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
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, Glandular and Epithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. 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 Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
View node Ganglioneuroma
View node Glioma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Neurocytoma
View node Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Pinealoma
View node Retinoblastoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes