A benign or malignant brain and spinal cord tumor that arises from glial cells (astrocytes, oligodendrocytes, ependymal cells). Tumors that arise from astrocytes are called astrocytic tumors or astrocytomas. Tumors that arise from oligodendrocytes are called oligodendroglial tumors. Tumors that arise from ependymal cells are called ependymomas. [ NCIT : C3059 ]

Synonyms:

glioma

tumor of neuroglia

neuroglial neoplasm

neoplasm of the neuroglia

neoplasm of neuroglia

tumor of the neuroglia

neuroglial tumor

glial neoplasm

glial tumor

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Term information

database cross reference
  • MONDO:0021042
  • OMIM:613029
  • SCTID:393564001 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • OMIM:613028
  • GARD:0006513 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • NCIT:C3059 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • UMLS:C0017638 (NCIT:C3059)
  • MESH:D005910 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • Orphanet:182067 (https://github.com/monarch-initiative/mondo/issues/2932)
exactMatch
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/393564001
  • http://identifiers.org/mesh/D005910
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/Orphanet_182067
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C3059
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0017638
id
  • EFO:0005543