neuroastrocytoma


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neuroastrocytoma

 [noor″o-as″tro-si-to´mah]
a glioma composed mainly of astrocytes, found mostly in the floor of the third ventricle and the temporal lobes of the brain.

neuroastrocytoma

/neu·ro·as·tro·cy·to·ma/ (-as″tro-si-to´mah) a glioma composed mainly of astrocytes, found mostly in the floor of the third ventricle and the temporal lobes.

neuroastrocytoma

(nū″rō-ăs″trō-sī-tō′mă) [″ + kytos, cell, + oma, tumor]
A tumor of the central nervous system composed of neurons and glial cells.