Prolonged Survival for Choroid Plexus Carcinoma with Oncocytic Changes : A Case Report

@inproceedings{Eppinger2016ProlongedSF,
  title={Prolonged Survival for Choroid Plexus Carcinoma with Oncocytic Changes : A Case Report},
  author={Melissa Ann Eppinger and Casey Melissa Berman and Steven L. Halpern and Catherine Anne Mazzola},
  year={2016}
}
Choroid plexus tumors (CPTs) are rare, intraventricular neoplasms that originate from the epithelial cells of the choroid plexus [1-4]. CPTs account for 0.4% to 0.6% of all central nervous system (CNS) tumors [1,2,5,6]. The incidence of CPTs are slightly higher within the pediatric population, as they represent 1.5%-3.9% of all CNS tumors in this age group [5]. CPTs include both benign and malignant variants. The majority of CPTs are benign choroid plexus papillomas, which exhibit excellent… CONTINUE READING
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