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Neuroepithelial, Perineurial, and Schwann Cell Neoplasm

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Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Neural Neoplasm; Neural Tumor


A morphologic category that includes neoplasms arising from cells that form and support the nervous system. Such neoplasms include neuroepithelial cell neoplasms and neoplasms that arise from the perineural sheaths (perineurial cell neoplasms and Schwann cell neoplasms). [from NCI]

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  • CROGVNeuroepithelial, Perineurial, and Schwann Cell Neoplasm

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