microglioma

[mī-krŏg′lē-ōmə, mī′krō-glī-ōmə]

n.

A brain neoplasm derived from microglial cells that is structurally similar to reticulum cell sarcoma.

Nearby words

  1. microgenia,
  2. microgenitalism,
  3. microglandular adenosis,
  4. microglia,
  5. microgliacyte,
  6. microglossia,
  7. micrognathia,
  8. microgram,
  9. micrograph,
  10. micrographia


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