Ependymoma with extensive lipidization mimicking adipose tissue: A report of five cases

@article{Sharma2000EpendymomaWE,
  title={Ependymoma with extensive lipidization mimicking adipose tissue: A report of five cases},
  author={Mehar Chand Sharma and Rina Arora and Ritu Lakhtakia and Ashok Mahapatra and Chitra Sarkar},
  journal={Pathology & Oncology Research},
  year={2000},
  volume={6},
  pages={136-140}
}
Lipomatous ependymoma is a recently described entity and only 3 cases of this variant have been reported in the literature. We report 5 cases of this rare variant of ependymoma. Patients’ age ranged from 4 years to 45 years and, interestingly, all of them were males. Two tumors were supratentorial in location, 2 in the fourth ventricle and 1 was… CONTINUE READING