The origin of CNS hemangioblastoma

S. Gläsker & A. Vortmeyer
Objective: Hemangioblastomas are benign, highly vascularized tumors that can occur sporadically or as a component of von Hippel-Lindau disease, an autosomal dominant tumor syndrome. The cytological and anatomic origin of hemangioblastomas remains unknown. Methods: To clarify the origin of these tumors[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]