Malignant melanoma of the choroid plexus epithelium

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  • 1 Department of Neurology and Neurological Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
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✓ A patient with a malignant melanoma of the choroid plexus epithelium is described. The embryological implications of the epithelial rather than stromal location are emphasized. This case appears to be unique in the literature.

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