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Can docs please explain are benign brain tumors more or less common than malignant ones?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
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In brief: Benign more

US incidence rate for primary brain and nervous system tumors in adults (aged 20 years or older) is estimated to be 27.
4 per 100,000 persons.Approximately one-third of tumors are malignant and the remainder are benign or borderline malignant

In brief: Benign more

US incidence rate for primary brain and nervous system tumors in adults (aged 20 years or older) is estimated to be 27.
4 per 100,000 persons.Approximately one-third of tumors are malignant and the remainder are benign or borderline malignant
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