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Table 5 Intracranial and intraspinal tumours as second or later primary neoplasms among children aged 0–14 years resident in Great Britain, 2001–2010. Numbers of cases by age group, with total numbers of cases as first or only primary neoplasm for comparison

From: Incidence of childhood CNS tumours in Britain and variation in rates by definition of malignant behaviour: population-based study

   Second neoplasms by age at diagnosis (years) First neoplasms
ICCC-3   0 1–4 5–9 10–14 Total Total
IIIa Ependymoma & choroid plexus tumours 0 0 0 2 2 402
IIIa.1 Ependymoma 0 0 0 2 2 291
IIIb Astrocytoma 0 2 1 13 16 1707
IIIc Embryonal tumours 0 0 2 7 9 717
IIIc.1 Medulloblastoma 0 0 2 0 2 522
IIIc.2 Embryonal CNS tumour NOS 0 0 0 6 6 111
IIIc.4 ATRT 0 0 0 1 1 81
IIId Other gliomas 0 0 1 4 5 397
IIId.1 Oligodendroglioma 0 0 0 4 4 34
IIId.2 Mixed and unspecified gliomas 0 0 1 0 1 340
IIIe Other specified tumours 0 1 1 7 9 577
IIIe.4 Mixed glial-neuronal tumours 0 0 1 2 3 223
IIIe.5 Meningioma 0 1 0 5 6 50
IIIf Unspecified tumours 0 0 1 1 2 196
Xa Germ cell tumours 0 0 1 0 1 170
Total   0 3 7 34 44 4166
  1. Source: National Registry of Childhood Tumours