choroid plexus tumour

choroid plexus tumour

A generic term for a neoplasm that arises in the choroid plexus.

Types
Choroid plexus papilloma, choroid plexus carcinoma.
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Von Hippel-Lindau disease associated with an invasive choroid plexus tumour presenting as a middle ear mass.
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