Definition of Ependymal Tumor

Ependymal Tumors make up a group of neoplasms which arise from the ependymal lining of the cerebral ventricles and from the remnants of the central canal of the spinal cord. Ependymal tumors occur predominantly in children and young adults with varied morphological features and biological behavior. There are 4 types: Ependymoma, anaplastic Ependymoma, myxopapillary ependymoma and Subependymoma.

Ependymal Tumor is from the group

Central Nervous System Neoplasm
Neuroglial Tumor

Other Names for Ependymal Tumor

Ependymal Tumor
Ependymal Neoplasm
Ependymal Neoplasms
Ependymal Tumors
ependymal tumors

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