choroid plexus tumor
- A rare type of cancer that occurs in the ventricles of the brain. It usually occurs in children younger than 2 years.
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Choroid plexus tumor — is a rare type of cancer that occurs in the choroid plexus of the brain. A tumor in this location usually occurs in children younger than 2 years and is one of several kinds: Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor Choroid plexus… … Wikipedia
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choroid plexus carcinoma — an aggressive anaplastic tumor representing malignant transformation of a choroid plexus papilloma … Medical dictionary
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