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- Cyst lined by glial tissue (J Neuroradiol 1995;22:48)
- Often adult cerebellum, usually represent burned out pilocytic astrocytoma
- Wall lined by gliosis, Rosenthal fibers present, variable hemosiderin; no epithelial lining
End of CNS tumor > CNS cysts > Glial cyst
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