Supratentorial cortical ependymoma: report of three cases.

  title={Supratentorial cortical ependymoma: report of three cases.},
  author={Federico Roncaroli and Alessandro Consales and Antonio Fioravanti and G Cenacchi},
  volume={57 1},
  pages={E192; discussion E192}
OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Extraventricular ependymomas account for 50% of supratentorial ependymomas. Some tumors may extend to the gray matter reaching the pial surface, but pure cortical ependymomas are uncommon. Here, we report three patients with supratentorial intracortical ependymoma. CLINICAL PRESENTATION We reviewed the clinicopathological findings of all patients operated on for ependymomas at the Bellaria Hospital during an 11-year period and found three lesions described as cortical… CONTINUE READING


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