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Desmoplastic/nodular medulloblastoma

Disease definition

Desmoplastic/nodular medulloblastoma is a histological variant of medulloblastoma (see this term), an embryonic malignancy, often located in one of the cerebellar hemispheres, occurring most frequently in adults and manifesting with symptoms such as vomiting and headache.


  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: C71.6
  • OMIM: 155255
  • UMLS: C0751291
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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