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oligoastrocytoma

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noun ol·i·go·as·tro·cy·to·ma \ˈä-li-gō-ˌa-strə-sī-ˈtō-mə, ˈō-, ə-ˈli-gə-\

Medical Definition of oligoastrocytoma

plural

oligoastrocytomas

  1. :  a brain tumor that is composed of glial tissue containing both oligodendrocytes and astrocytes and that occurs chiefly in the frontal and temporal lobes of the cerebrum—see mixed glioma


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