astrocytoma

(AS-troh-sy-TOH-muh)

A tumor that begins in the brain or spinal cord in small, star-shaped cells called astrocytes.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "astrocytoma"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "astrocitoma"

Tumor que empieza en el cerebro o la médula espinal, cuyas células pequeñas en forma de estrella se llaman astrocitos.

Brain TumorCáncer cerebral