CNS tumor
Mesenchymal and other tumors

Topic Completed: 1 January 2006

Revised: 3 January 2018, last major update January 2006

Copyright: (c) 2002-2017,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Chondroma [title] CNS tumor

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Chondroma. website. Accessed December 10th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Arises from bones of skull
  • Rarely in meninges or CNS parenchyma
  • Angiography: vascular mass displacing adjacent cortical vessels
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Mature hyaline cartilage
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Mature hyaline
cartilage with
surrounding small
vessels (page 891)

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