Definition of Ependymoma

A slow growing tumor of children and young adults, usually located intraventricularly. It is the most common ependymal neoplasm. It often causes clinical symptoms by blocking cerebrospinal fluid pathways. Key histological features include perivascular pseudorosettes and ependymal rosettes.

Ependymoma is from the group

Ependymal Tumor

Other Names for Ependymoma

Ependymoma
WHO Grade II Ependymal Neoplasm
WHO Grade II Ependymal Tumor
ependymoma

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