/ (mɪˌdʌləʊblæsˈtəʊmə) /
a rapidly growing brain tumour that develops in children and is responsive to radiotherapy
Words nearby medulloblastoma
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Medicine definitions for medulloblastoma
[ mĕd′l-ō-blă-stō′mə, mĭ-dŭl′ō- ]
A glioma consisting of neoplastic cells that resemble the undifferentiated cells of the primitive neural tube.
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