Tanycytic ependymoma.

@article{Langford1997TanycyticE,
  title={Tanycytic ependymoma.},
  author={Lauren A. Langford and Gregg M Barr{\'e}},
  journal={Ultrastructural pathology},
  year={1997},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={135-42}
}
Tanycytic ependymoma is an uncommon fibrillar variant of ependymoma characterized by streams of piloid, or hair-like, cells having "ependymal" nuclei. True ependymal rosettes are absent, and perivascular rosettes are inconspicuous. Misinterpretation as schwannoma or astrocytoma is a diagnostic problem and well-documented cases are scarce. The purpose of this report is to document the ependymal features of the neoplasm and to increase awareness of the entity's existence. Biopsy tissues from… CONTINUE READING

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