glioblastoma

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glio- +‎ blastoma

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glioblastoma (plural glioblastomas or glioblastomata)

  1. A fast-growing, malignant tumor of the brain.
    • 2010, Siddhartha Mukherjee, The Emperor of All Maladies, Fourth Estate (2011), page 71:
      Cushing had found ingenious ways to surgically extract brain tumors, including the notorious glioblastomas—tumors so heavily crisscrossed with blood vessels that they could hemorrhage any minute.

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glioblastoma m (plural glioblastomi)

  1. (oncology) glioblastoma

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glioblastoma m (plural glioblastomas)

  1. glioblastoma