CNS tumor
Cytopathology Competency Assessment
Neuronal Tumors

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

Revised: 27 April 2016, last major update September 2012

Copyright: (c) 2003-2016,, Inc.

Cite this page: Cytology/Competency Assessment - Neuronal Tumors. website. Accessed August 19th, 2017.
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