Astroblastoma: Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural study of distinctive epithelial and probable tanycytic differentiation

@article{Kubota2006AstroblastomaIA,
  title={Astroblastoma: Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural study of distinctive epithelial and probable tanycytic differentiation},
  author={Toshihiko Kubota and Kazufumi Sato and Hidetaka Arishima and H Takeuchi and Ryuhei Kitai and Takao Nakagawa},
  journal={Neuropathology},
  year={2006},
  volume={26}
}
We report the clinicopathological findings of astroblastoma found in an 8‐year‐old girl who was subsequently treated for 11 years. The primary superficially circumscribed tumor was located in the frontoparietal lobe, while the recurrent and the second recurrent tumor were restricted to the same region 11 years later. The tumors obtained on these three occasions showed fundamentally the same histological, immunohistochemical and fine structural features. They exhibited astrocytic as well as… Expand
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