A neoplasm composed of nearly mature neuronlike cells believed to arise from a spinal or cranial ganglia.
[esthesio- + neurocytoma]
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esthesioneurocytomaA tumour of the olfactory plate that is regarded as a type of esthesioneuroepithelioma of neural tube origin, which is more common in younger (under age 40) males.
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