malignant astrocytoma

  • 1 malignant astrocytoma — an astrocytoma of Grade III or Grade IV; see anaplastic a. and glioblastoma …

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  • 2 Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor — Classification and external resources Micrograph of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour with the typical herringbone pattern. H E stain …

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  • 3 astrocytoma fibrillare — fibrillary astrocytoma an astrocytoma whose cells resemble fibrous astrocytes, usually a Grade I or Grade II astrocytoma found in the cerebrum of an adult, but occasionally occurring in the brainstem or cerebellum. A minority are malignant and… …

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  • 4 astrocytoma — as·tro·cy·to·ma (ăs trō sī tōʹmə) n. pl. as·tro·cy·to·mas or as·tro·cy·to·ma·ta ( mə tə) A malignant tumor of nervous tissue composed of astrocytes. * * * …

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  • 5 anaplastic astrocytoma — a malignant to highly malignant form of astrocytoma that often degenerates into a glioblastoma; variously classified as a Grade II or a Grade III astrocytoma …

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  • 6 diffuse cerebellar astrocytoma — a cerebellar astrocytoma that is solid, dense, and infiltrative and resembles a fibrillary astrocytoma; it occurs more frequently in adults and has a higher grade of malignant potential than a pilocytic astrocytoma …

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  • 7 gemistocytic astrocytoma — an astrocytoma whose cells resemble gemistocytes; their cytoplasm is swollen, homogeneously hyaline, and acidophilic in appearance. Their tendency to undergo malignant transformation is variable …

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  • 8 List of diseases (M) — A list of diseases in the English wikipedia.DiseasesTOC MaMac* Mac Ardle disease * Mac Dermot Patton Williams syndrome * Mac Dermot Winter syndromeMaci Macr* Macias Flores Garcia Cruz Rivera syndrome * Mackay Shek Carr syndrome * Macleod Fraser… …

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  • 9 Glioblastom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 C71 Bösartige Neubildung des Gehirns C71.0 Zerebrum, ausgenommen Hirnlappen und Ventrikel C71.1 …

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  • 10 Glioblastoma multiforme — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 C71 Bösartige Neubildung des Gehirns C71.0 Zerebrum, ausgenommen Hirnlappen und Ventrikel C71.1 …

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  • 11 NEURL — Neuralized homolog (Drosophila) Identifiers Symbols NEURL; NEURL1; RNF67; bA416N2.1; neu; neu 1 External IDs …

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  • 12 glial fibrillary acidic protein — (GFAP) the protein forming the glial filaments of the astrocytes; it is used as an immunohistochemical marker of these cells. It also occurs in radial glia and occasionally in peripheral neuroglia. Glial fibrillary acidic protein in malignant… …

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  • 13 Brain tumor — Classification and external resources Brain metastasis in the right cerebral hemisphere from lung cancer shown on T1 weighted magnetic resonance imaging with intravenous contrast …

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  • 14 Glioma — Classification and external resources Glioma in the left parietal lobe (brain CT scan), WHO grade 2. ICD 10 C71 …

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  • 15 List of cancer types — This is a list of cancer types, ordered alphabetically.A*Acute lymphoblastic leukemia *Acute myeloid leukemia *Adrenocortical carcinoma *AIDS related cancers *AIDS related lymphoma *Anal cancer *Appendix cancer *Astrocytoma, childhood cerebellar… …

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  • 16 Oligodendroglioma — Classification and external resources Micrograph of an oligodendroglioma showing the characteristic branching, small, chicken wire like blood vessels and fried egg like cells, with clear …

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  • 17 Neurofibromatosis type I — For Von Recklinghausen s disease of bone, a disorder seen with hyperparathyroidism, see osteitis fibrosa cystica. Neurofibromatosis type 1 Classification and external resources ICD 10 Q85.0 (ILDS Q85.010) ICD …

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  • 18 Neurofibroma — Classification and external resources Histopathologic image of cutaneous neurofibroma obtained by biopsy ICD 10 D36.1 (ILDS D36.160) …

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  • 19 Meningioma — Classification and external resources A contrast enhanced CT scan of the brain, demonstrating the appearance of a Meningioma. ICD 10 C70, D32 …

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  • 20 Astrocyte — For the cell in the gastrointestinal tract, see Interstitial cell of Cajal. Neuron: Astrocyte Astrocytes can be visualized in culture because they express glial fibrillary acidic protein …

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