Tanycytic ependymoma

A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Tanycytic ependymomas are histological variants of ependymomas, usually found in the spinal cord 1. Their name reflects the morphological similarlity of these tumor cells to the tanycytes. They do not arise from tanycytes which are located primarily in the floor of the third ventricle. 

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