Is medulloblastoma the same tumor in children and adults?

@article{Giordana1997IsMT,
  title={Is medulloblastoma the same tumor in children and adults?},
  author={Maria Teresa Giordana and Paola Cavalla and Anna Dutto and Lucia Borsotti and Adriano Chi{\`o} and Davide Schiffer},
  journal={Journal of Neuro-Oncology},
  year={1997},
  volume={35},
  pages={169-176}
}
The appearance of medulloblastoma in adult age and the uncertainoverlapping of prognostic factors in pediatric and adult populationsstimulate the question of whether medulloblastoma is different in adults andin children. The pathologic features, proliferation potential andglial/neuronal differentiation have been investigated in 42 adultmedulloblastomas and 42 medulloblastomas of children; the quantitative datahave been compared between the two groups of age. Homer-Wright rosettes,nuclear… CONTINUE READING

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