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Classification of CNS tumors

  • Lucia Cecconi
  • Alfredo Pompili
  • Fabrizio Caroli
  • Ettore Squillaci

Abstract

The need for classifying CNS tumors in a standard way led WHO to set up study groups for tumor characterization. The resulting classification is based on the microscopic characteristics of oncotypes.

Keywords

Pituitary Adenoma Pilocytic Astrocytoma Dermoid Cyst Clinical Neurology Neuroepithelial Tumor 
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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lucia Cecconi
    • 1
  • Alfredo Pompili
    • 2
  • Fabrizio Caroli
    • 2
  • Ettore Squillaci
    • 3
  1. 1.Service of Radiology and Diagnostic ImagingUSA
  2. 2.Division of NeurosurgeryIstituto Regina ElenaRomeItaly
  3. 3.Institute of Radiology, Medical SchoolUniversità degli Studi di Roma ‘Tor Vergata’RomeItaly

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