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DOID DOID:3068
Name glioblastoma multiforme
Definition An astrocytoma characterized by the presence of small areas of necrotizing tissue that is surrounded by anaplastic cells as well as the presence of hyperplastic blood vessels, and that has_material_basis_in abnormally proliferating cells derives_from multiple cell types including astrocytes and oligondroctyes.
http://cancergenome.nih.gov/cancersselected/glioblastomamultiforme, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glioblastoma_multiforme, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20129251, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23029035
Xrefs

CSP2005:2012-6410

GARD:2491

MESH:D005909

NCI2004_11_17:C3058

NCI2004_11_17:C9094

NCI:C129295

NCI:C3058

NCI:C39750

NCI:C9094

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:63634009

UMLS_CUI:C0017636

UMLS_CUI:C0278878

UMLS_CUI:C1514422

Alternateids

DOID:3075

DOID:3080

Subsets

DO_cancer_slim

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Synonyms

adult glioblastoma multiforme [EXACT]

GBM [EXACT]

grade IV adult Astrocytic tumor [EXACT]

primary glioblastoma multiforme [EXACT]

spongioblastoma multiforme [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a astrocytoma

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