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Central Nervous System Ganglioneuroblastoma

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Concept ID:
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Cerebral Ganglioneuroblastoma; Ganglioneuroblastoma of central nervous system; Ganglioneuroblastoma of CNS (central nervous system)
SNOMED CT: Ganglioneuroblastoma of central nervous system (733926004); Ganglioneuroblastoma of CNS (central nervous system) (733926004)


A supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumor characterized by the presence of poorly differentiated or undifferentiated neuroepithelial cells and ganglion cells. [from NCI]

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  • CROGVCentral Nervous System Ganglioneuroblastoma

Professional guidelines


Lu X, Zhang X, Deng X, Yang Z, Shen X, Sheng H, Yin B, Zhang N, Lin J
World Neurosurg 2020 Aug;140:e61-e72. Epub 2020 Apr 25 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.04.145. PMID: 32344130
Weese-Mayer DE, Silvestri JM, Menzies LJ, Morrow-Kenny AS, Hunt CE, Hauptman SA
J Pediatr 1992 Mar;120(3):381-7. doi: 10.1016/s0022-3476(05)80901-1. PMID: 1538284

Recent clinical studies


Ito J, Nakano Y, Shima H, Miwa T, Kogure Y, Isshiki K, Yamazaki F, Oishi Y, Morimoto Y, Kataoka K, Okita H, Hirato J, Ichimura K, Shimada H
Brain Tumor Pathol 2020 Jul;37(3):105-110. Epub 2020 Jun 18 doi: 10.1007/s10014-020-00371-1. PMID: 32556925
Mrowczynski OD, Lane JR, Specht CS, Greiner RJ, Iantosca MR, Rizk EB
Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Nov;36(11):2845-2849. Epub 2020 Apr 3 doi: 10.1007/s00381-020-04597-4. PMID: 32246193

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