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What are supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal CNS embryonal tumors?

Supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors are a group of cancers that share certain genetic and biochemical features. Some of these cancers develop in the brain and central nervous system, while others develop in the limbs, pelvis, and chest wall. Supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors are one of the six types of CNS embryonal tumors. They grow quickly and form in the cerebrum, which is at the top of the head. The cerebrum is the largest part of the brain and affects learning skills, speech, reading, writing, and thinking.

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