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Descriptor English:   Epidural Neoplasms 
Descriptor Spanish:   Neoplasias Epidurales 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Neoplasias Epidurais 
Synonyms English:   Epidural Neoplasm
Epidural Neoplasm, Malignant
Epidural Neoplasms, Malignant
Epidural Tumor
Epidural Tumors
Malignant Epidural Neoplasm
Malignant Epidural Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Epidural  
Tree Number:   C04.588.614.250.803.342
Definition English:   Neoplasms located in the space between the vertebral PERIOSTEUM and DURA MATER surrounding the SPINAL CORD. Tumors in this location are most often metastatic in origin and may cause neurologic deficits by mass effect on the spinal cord or nerve roots or by interfering with blood supply to the spinal cord. 
Indexing Annotation English:   coord IM with histol type of neopl (IM); coord IM with specific vertebrae (NIM) to locate site on spinal cord
History Note English:   1989 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SC secondary SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   23627 
Unique Identifier:   D015174 

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