A glioblastoma multiforme with an associated malignant mesenchymal component. Sometimes used as a term for a malignant neoplasm derived from connective tissue ( e.g., that associated with blood vessel s in the brain) in which there are proliferating glial cells.

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glio·sar·co·ma (gli″o-sahr-koґmə) [glio- + sarcoma] a glioma, usually a glioblastoma, that has sarcomatous components.

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