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Is an astrocytoma a cancer?

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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

An astrocytoma is a malignancy of the nervous system.

In brief: Yes

An astrocytoma is a malignancy of the nervous system.
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Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Shaad Abdullah
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Yes

It originates from special glial cells of the brain known as astrocytes.
Depending upon location, the tumor can be resected with an excellent prognosis.

In brief: Yes

It originates from special glial cells of the brain known as astrocytes.
Depending upon location, the tumor can be resected with an excellent prognosis.
Dr. Shaad Abdullah
Dr. Shaad Abdullah
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