primary CNS lymphoma

Pronunciation: (PRY-mayr-ee…lim-FOH-muh)

Cancer that forms in the lymph tissue of the brain, spinal cord, meninges (outer covering of the brain), or eye (called ocular lymphoma). Also called PCNSL and primary central nervous system lymphoma.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

2006-10-14 Date last modified: 2007-04-10Primary CNS Lymphoma TreatmentTratamiento del linfoma primario del sistema nervioso central