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Gliosarcoma

"Gliosarcoma" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Rare mixed tumors of the brain and rarely the spinal cord which contain malignant neuroectodermal (glial) and mesenchymal components, including spindle-shaped fibrosarcoma cells. These tumors are highly aggressive and present primarily in adults as rapidly expanding mass lesions. They may arise in tissue that has been previously irradiated. (From Br J Neurosurg 1995 Apr;9(2):171-8)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Gliosarcoma" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Gliosarcoma" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 66 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 9 publications in 1996 and 1998
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