Journal of Neuro-Oncology

, Volume 83, Issue 3, pp 313–318

Gliosarcoma with primitive neuroectodermal differentiation: case report and review of the literature


    • Department of PathologyEvanston Hospital
    • Department of PathologyNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Arie Perry
    • Department of Pathology and ImmunologyWashington University School of Medicine

DOI: 10.1007/s11060-007-9331-5

Cite this article as:
Kaplan, K.J. & Perry, A. J Neurooncol (2007) 83: 313. doi:10.1007/s11060-007-9331-5


The clinical and pathological features of a gliosarcoma with a primitive neuroectodermal component in a 52-year-old male are presented. To our knowledge, only three other cases of such an entity have been reported in the English literature.

Key words

FISHGlioblastoma multiformeGliosarcomaNeuroectodermalPNET

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