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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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