Ependymoblastoma | definition of ependymoblastoma by Medical dictionary
A glial neoplasm of the central nervous system, occurring typically in childhood; the prototype tumor cells resemble ependymoblasts.
[ependymoblast + G. -ōma, tumor]
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The patients entered into this protocol exhibited tumors that represented the spectrum of embryonal tumors of childhood, including MB, AT/RT, PB, CNS PNET, ependymoblastoma
, and choroid plexus carcinoma.
118,119) These are typically pediatric tumors and include medulloblastoma, supratentorial "central" PNET, medulloepithelioma, ependymoblastoma
, and atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (AT/RT).