9505/3 Ganglioglioma, anaplastic


Definitions

Tumours of the central nervous system
ICD-O-3 topography code: C70, C71 and C72
ICD10: C71
           

A ganglioglioma composed of neoplastic, mature ganglion cells and distinctly anaplastic glial cells, indicating a tendency towards aggressive behavior (WHO grade III). However, the correlation of histological anaplasia with clinical outcome is inconsistent 1
 
Louis DN, Ohgaki H, Wiestler OD, Cavenee WK (Eds.)
WHO Classification of Tumours of the Central Nervous System.
4th Edition
International Agency for Research on Cancer: Lyon 2007



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