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I've got a tumor and my doctor told me it is a pediatric astrocytoma. How does he know this from just an MRI (no biopsy)?

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Dr. Lawrence Hochman
Radiation Oncology

In brief: He doesn't

Especially since you are 44 years old. Get a neurosurgical opinion!

In brief: He doesn't

Especially since you are 44 years old. Get a neurosurgical opinion!
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