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What are central nervous system embryonal tumors?

Central nervous system (CNS) embryonal tumors are tumors that form in the brain cells during fetal development. These tumors may be benign (noncancerous) or malignant (cancerous). Most CNS embryonal tumors are malignant, though its incidence is rare.

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Can central nervous system embryonal tumors recur?
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Sometimes, central nervous system embryonal tumors that are treated come back again, or recur. In mo...
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Are central nervous system embryonal tumors serious?
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Central nervous system (CNS) embryonal tumors can be serious, depending on whether they are benign o...
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What are medulloblastoma CNS embryonal tumors?
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There are six types of central nervous system embryonal tumors. Medulloblastoma is a malignant brain...
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Should I talk to my doctor about central nervous system embryonal tumors?
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If your child is experiencing symptoms commonly related to central nervous system embryonal tumors, ...
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