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Can central nervous system embryonal tumors recur?

Sometimes, central nervous system embryonal tumors that are treated come back again, or recur. In most cases, these tumors recur within 18 months of treatment. In other instances, they recur after several years. These tumors can recur in the site of the original tumor or another area of the brain.

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