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How to Handle Brain Tumor Classifications

  • O. Stochdorph
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 7)

Abstract

Classification of brain tumors has manifold purposes. It brings a body of observations into a manageable order, it facilitates comparison between observations from different observers, and it may provide clues for prognostic evaluation.

Keywords

Brain Tumor Single Tumor Cell Glial Cell Type Fibrillary Astrocytoma Astrocytic Origin 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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