Orphanet: Papilloma of choroid plexus

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Papilloma of choroid plexus

Disease definition

Papilloma of the choroid plexus is a rare benign type of choroid plexus tumor (see this term), accounting for 1% of all brain tumors, often occurring in the fourth ventricle (in adults) and the lateral ventricle (in children) but sometimes arising ectopically in the brain parenchyma, and presenting with nausea, vomiting, papilledema, abnormal eye movements, as well as enlarged head circumference, seizures and gait impairment due to an increase in intracranial pressure.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • CPP
    • Choroid plexus papilloma
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: D33.0
  • OMIM: 260500
  • UMLS: C0205770
  • MeSH: D020288
  • GARD: 4214
  • MedDRA: 10008777

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