Pineoblastoma: gross pathology

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Pathology

An autopsy specimen showing a rather large pineal tumor. It was a pineoblastoma composed of highly cellular sheets of anaplastic cells with irregular hyperchromatic nuclei and brisk mitotic activity – resembling medulloblastoma and retinoblastoma.

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Case reproduced with permission, courtesy of Dr. Dharam M. Ramnani, Webpathology.com (original case is here). All rights reserved; please see original case for copyright information. 

 

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rID: 27617
Case created: 10th Feb 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2016
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