Rosenthal fibers (histology)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Pathology

Rosenthal Fibers

Histology of pilocytic astroctytoma with intracytoplasmic Rosenthal fibers are prominent in some pilocytic neoplasms. PEIR image number 405657. See description page. 

Case Discussion

Histology of pilocytic astrocytomas with prominent Rosenthal fibres 

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rID: 7691
Published: 19th Nov 2009
Last edited: 19th Apr 2018
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