gliomatosis


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gliomatosis

 [gli″o-mah-to´sis]
excessive development of the neuroglia, especially of the spinal cord, in certain cases of syringomyelia.

gli·o·ma·to·sis

(glī'ō-mă-tō'sis),
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

gli·o·ma·to·sis

(glī'ō-mă-tō'sis)
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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La expresion gliomatosis cerebri se desarrollo en 1938, cuando Samuel Nevin publico el primer articulo relacionado.
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Neoplasias * Condiciones paraneoplasicas y paraneoplasicos no autoinmunes, metastasis a SNC, linfoma primario de SNC, linfoma intravascular, granulomatosis linfomatoidea, gliomatosis cerebral.
1) Primary lepto-meningeal gliomatosis is the origin of "glial" hetero-topical and in the secondary lepto-meningeal gliomatosis (36-37), a question of multiple lesions being gliomas from the same primary lesion.