Ganglioglioma with a tanycytic ependymoma as the glial component

  title={Ganglioglioma with a tanycytic ependymoma as the glial component},
  author={Shintaro Hayashi and Shigeki Kameyama and Masaru Fukuda and Hitoshi Takahashi},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
We studied a cystic ganglioglioma (GG) located in the right frontal lobe of the brain. Interestingly, the fibrillary spindle glial cells were often arranged in a fascicular pattern, and the generally uniform, round-to-oval delicate nuclei appeared to resemble those of ependymoma; and the neoplastic neurons often contained neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs). The glial component was positive for glial fibrillary acidic protein and occasionally contained granular or microvesicular structures positive… CONTINUE READING
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