DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for primitive neuroectodermal tumor

Primitive neuroectodermal tumor [DOID:168]

Primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) is a neural crest tumor. It is a rare tumor, usually occurring in children and young adults under 25 years of age. After successful chemo- or(and) radio- therapy the 5 year survival rate is only 7,6-8% .

Synonyms:  primitive neuroectodermal tumor,  DOID:168,  CNS PNET,  CPNET,  localized primitive neuroectodermal tumor ...