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Blastoma: A type of tumor that originates from precursor cells or blasts (immature or embryonic tissue). The symptoms can vary greatly and are determined by the part of the body that is affected. Blastomas can occur in parts of the body such as the brain, liver, kidneys, nervous system, bones and the retina. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Blastoma is available below.
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A tumor composed of immature undifferentiated cells - (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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