PNET

peripheral neuroepithelioma; primitive neuroectodermal tumor

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peripheral neuroectodermal tumor; primitive neuroectodermal tumor.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • A type of cancer that arises from a particular type of cell within the brain or spinal cord. Also called CNS PNET. — CNS prophylaxis. Chemotherapy or radiation therapy given to the central nervous system (CNS) as a preventive treatment. It is given to kill cancer cells that may be in the brain and spinal cord, even though no cancer has been detected there. Also …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • CNS PNET — Central nervous system primitive neuroectodermal tumor. A type of cancer that arises from a particular type of cell within the brain or spinal cord. Also called central nervous system primitive neuroectodermal tumor …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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