Orphanet: Astrocytoma

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Disease definition

A complex group of benign and malignant cerebral tumors arising at any age.


Classification level: Group of disorders
  • Synonym(s):
    • Astrocytic tumor
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: -
  • OMIM: 137800
  • UMLS: C0004114
  • MeSH: D001254
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10003571

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