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Recurrent Adult Central Nervous System Tumors

A recurrent central nervous system (CNS) tumor is a tumor that has recurred (come back) after it has been treated. CNS tumors often recur, sometimes many years after the first tumor. The tumor may recur at the same place as the first tumor or in other parts of the central nervous system.

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