Nerve Sheath Neoplasms D018317

Diseases [C] » Neoplasms [C04] » Neoplasms by Histologic Type » Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue » Nerve Sheath Neoplasms

Diseases [C] » Nervous System Diseases [C10] » Nervous System Neoplasms » Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms » Nerve Sheath Neoplasms

Description

Neoplasms which arise from nerve sheaths formed by SCHWANN CELLS in the PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM or by OLIGODENDROCYTES in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors, NEUROFIBROMA, and NEURILEMMOMA are relatively common tumors in this category.   MeSH

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Subtype Terms (3)

Neurofibroma
25 drugs (17 approved, 8 experimental)

Neuroma
5 approved drugs



Organization Involved with Phase 3 Indications (2)

Organization Involved with Other Experimental Indications (2)

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