Clinicopathological and genetic characteristics of extraventricular neurocytomas

Neuropathology, 06/13/2012

Extraventricular neurocytoma (EVN) is a WHO grade II tumor but some cases (2/7 cases in the series) can show late recurrence but mortality is low (1/7 cases in the series). Comparative genomic hybridization (CGH) study suggested genetic heterogeneity of EVNs and unknown subclassification, which requires verification in more cases.

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