Glioma

A benign or malignant brain and spinal cord tumor that arises from glial cells (astrocytes, oligodendrocytes, ependymal cells). Tumors that arise from astrocytes are called astrocytic tumors or astrocytomas. Tumors that arise from oligodendrocytes are called oligodendroglial tumors. Tumors that arise from ependymal cells are called ependymomas.

Disease Alternative Name

glial tumor
neoplasm of neuroglia
tumor of neuroglia
tumor of the neuroglia
neuroglial tumor
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neuroglial neoplasm
glial neoplasm
neoplasm of the neuroglia
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Proptosis is a feature of 1) Sarcoidosis of lacrimal gland 2) Graves Disease 3) Glioma of optic nerve 4) All of these

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All of these conditions lead to proptosis


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