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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: gli'o-ma-to'sis

Definition: Neoplastic growth of neuroglial cells in the brain or spinal cord; the term is used especially with reference to a relatively large neoplasm or to multiple foci.

Synonym(s): neurogliomatosis

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