- a tumor originating from undifferentiated embryonic cells and having little or no connective tissue.
Origin of blastoma
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- a tumour composed of embryonic tissue that has not yet developed a specialized function
- (in combination)neuroblastoma
Word Origin for blastoma
C20: New Latin, from blasto- + -oma
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- A neoplasm composed of immature, undifferentiated cells.blastocytoma embryonal carcinosarcoma
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