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Oligodendroglioma - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oligodendroglioma/cdc-20350152

Apr 4th, 2020 - Oligodendroglioma Oligodendroglioma is a tumor that can occur in the brain or spinal cord. Oligodendroglioma forms from oligodendrocytes — cells in the brain and spinal cord that produce a substance that protects nerve cells. Oligodendroglioma can occur at any age, but most often affects adults. Signs and symptoms can include seizures and headaches. Weakness or disability can occur in the part ...

Glioma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 4th, 2020 - Diagnosis If your primary care doctor suspects you have a brain tumor, you may be referred to a specialist who is trained in treating brain and nervous system disorders (neurologist). Your doctor may recommend a number of tests and procedures, including: Neurology consultation A neurological exam. During a neurological exam, your doctor may check your vision, hearing, balance, coordination, str...

Glioma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 4th, 2020 - Overview Glioma Open pop-up dialog box Close Glioma Glioma Gliomas begin in the gluey supportive (glial cells) that surround nerve cells in the brain. Malignant glioma cells Open pop-up dialog box Close Malignant glioma cells Malignant glioma cells Glioblastoma multiforme (malignant brain tumor) cells. The cells have irregular shapes with fingers that can spread into the brain. Glioma is a type...

Glioma - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 4th, 2020 - Glioma care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, neuro-oncologists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists and radiologists work together as a multidisciplinary team to evaluate and treat each individual. This means that you're not getting just one opinion — you benefit from the knowledge and experience of each specialist. Close collab...

Astrocytoma - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 4th, 2020 - Astrocytoma Astrocytoma Open pop-up dialog box Close Astrocytoma Astrocytoma Astrocytoma is a type of cancer that can occur in the brain or spinal cord. It begins in cells called astrocytes that support nerve cells. Some astrocytomas grow very slowly and others can be aggressive cancers that grow quickly. Astrocytoma is a type of cancer that can form in the brain or spinal cord. Astrocytoma beg...

Glioblastoma - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 4th, 2020 - Glioblastoma Glioblastoma Open pop-up dialog box Close Glioblastoma Glioblastoma Glioblastoma is an aggressive type of cancer that begins in cells called astrocytes that support nerve cells. It can form in the brain or spinal cord. Glioblastoma is also known as glioblastoma multiforme. Glioblastoma is an aggressive type of cancer that can occur in the brain or spinal cord. Glioblastoma forms fr...