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Subependymoma: A tumor that develops from subependymal cells which line the central nervous system cavities and the walls of the ventricles of the brain. Symptoms may vary depending on the exact size and location of the tumor. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Subependymoma is available below.
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Prognosis for Subependymoma: This variant form of ependymal tumor has a reasonable good prognosis as it is very slow growing and relatively benign in most cases. Surgery may be required if the flow of cerebrospinal fluid is interrupted and surgery to remove problematic lesions is usually all that is required.
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