a tumor composed of microglial cells.
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Obsolete term for an intracranial neoplasm of microglial cell origin that is structurally similar to lymphoma.
[microglia + G. -oma, tumor]
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microglioma(mī″krō-glī-ō′mă) [″ + ″ + oma, tumor]
A tumor composed of microglial cells.
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