Child's Nervous System

, Volume 28, Issue 5, pp 739–742 | Cite as

Clear cell ependymoma with trisomy 19 developing bone metastases

  • M. Payet
  • C. Conter
  • F. Labrousse
  • A. Maues De Paula
  • A. Marabelle
  • D. Figarella Branger
  • R. Bouvier
  • D. Frappaz
Case Report

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Payet
    • 1
  • C. Conter
    • 1
  • F. Labrousse
    • 2
  • A. Maues De Paula
    • 3
  • A. Marabelle
    • 1
  • D. Figarella Branger
    • 3
  • R. Bouvier
    • 4
  • D. Frappaz
    • 1
  1. 1.Neuro Oncologie Pédiatrique et AdulteInstitut d’Hémato-Oncologie PédiatriqueLyonFrance
  2. 2.Department of PathologyCHU LimogesLimogesFrance
  3. 3.Department of Pathology and NeuropathologyTimone HospitalMarseilleFrance
  4. 4.Department of PathologyCentre de pathologie EstLyonFrance

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