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Disease Glioma, Subependymal

Name Glioma, Subependymal
Synonyms Adult Subependymal Astrocytoma | Adult Subependymal Astrocytomas | Astrocytoma, Adult Subependymal | Astrocytomas, Adult Subependymal | Astrocytomas, Subependymal | Astrocytoma, Subependymal | Gliomas, Subependymal | Glioses, Subependymal | Gliosis, Subependymal | Subependymal Astrocytoma | Subependymal Astrocytoma, Adult | Subependymal Astrocytomas | Subependymal Astrocytomas, Adult | Subependymal Glioma | Subependymal Gliomas | Subependymal Glioses | Subependymal Gliosis | Subependymoma | Subependymomas
Definition Rare, slow-growing, benign intraventricular tumors, often asymptomatic and discovered incidentally. The tumors are classified histologically as ependymomas and demonstrate a proliferation of subependymal fibrillary astrocytes among the ependymal tumor cells. (From Clin Neurol Neurosurg 1997 Feb;99(1):17-22)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018315
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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 Glioma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ependymoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glioma, Subependymal
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 Glioma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ependymoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glioma, Subependymal
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 Glioma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ependymoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glioma, Subependymal

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Glioma, Subependymal
  Familial subependymomas