NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,879 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- listen (PIH-nee-oh-sy-TOH-muh)
- A slow growing type of brain tumor that occurs in or around the pineal gland, a tiny organ near the center of the brain.