CNS tumor
Cytopathology competency assessment
Neuronal tumors

Author: Gordon H. Yu, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 21 August 2017, last major update September 2012

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PubMed Search: CNS [title] cytopathology neuronal tumors

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Medical Knowledge, Practice Based Learning and Systems Based Practice
  1. Central neurocytoma (CN)
    1. Recognize the clinical presentation of CN, including typical radiologic findings
    2. Identify the proposed cell of origin for CN
    3. Recognize cytomorphologic features of CN, its expected immunohistochemical staining pattern and its differential diagnosis