CNS tumor
Choroid plexus tumors
General

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 1 September 2017, last major update January 2006

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PubMed Search: Choroid plexus tumors [title]

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Choroid plexus tumors - general. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cnstumorchoroidplexustumorsgeneral.html. Accessed September 23rd, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Uncommon (0.4 to 0.6% of intracranial neoplasms)
  • Usually children
  • Occurs in any portion of choroid plexus but usually as papillary neoplasms of lateral ventricle of children and fourth ventricle of adults