40% of all cancers spread to the brain
Oligodendroglioma is a type of glioma and develops from cells called oligodendrocytes.
These cells produce the fatty covering of nerve cells. This type of
Oligodendrogliomas can be one of two types:- a well-differentiated tumour, which grows slowly, or an anaplastic oligodendroglioma, which grows more quickly.
Although this type of