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Pediatric isolated cortical (ectopic) anaplastic ependymoma


1 Department of Neurosurgery, Sir JJ Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Neuropathology, Sir JJ Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Hrushikesh Kharosekar,
Department of Neurosurgery, 4th Floor, Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Byculla E, Mumbai - 400 008, Maharashtra
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Ependymomas are tumors derived from ependymal cells lining the ventricles or from the central canal of the spinal cord. It usually arises in the ventricles with extra ventricular extension. Less than 15 cases of purely cortical ependymomas are reported. We report a rare case of purely cortical anaplastic ependymoma in a pediatric patient, which is rarely reported.


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