Metastasizing Neuroectodermal Tumors of the Central Nervous System

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    Glioblastoma multiforme (Case 14.) Left: Primary tumor illustrating neoplastic glia and palisading of the neoplastic cells about a focus of necrosis. H. & E., × 170. Right: Metastatic tumor in pulmonary arteries. Verhoeff's elastic stain, × 100.

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    Glioblastoma multiforme (Case 19). Left: Primary tumor showing neoplastic glia and palisading of the neoplastic cells about a focus of necrosis. H. & E., ×150. Right: Metastatic tumor in a cervical lymph node. H. & E., ×130.

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    Glioblastoma multiforme (Case 5). Left: Primary tumor illustrating marked anaplasia, occasional multinucleated giant cells, and palisading of neoplastic cells about a focus of necrosis. H. & E., ×130. Right: Metastatic tumor nodule in the liver. Note the background of glial fibers and occasional giant cells which resemble the primary tumor. H. & E., ×160.

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    Medulloblastoma (Case 1). Left: Primary tumor invading a folium of cerebellum. H. & E., ×170. Right: Metastatic tumor in a cervical lymph node. Note the capsule and compressed lymphoid stroma preserved in the margin. H. & E., ×200.

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