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WHO CLASSIFICATION



CLASSIFICATION OF TUMORS OF THE CNS


THE 2016 WHO CLASSIFICATION OF TUMORS OF THE CNS (PDF)



TUMOR GROUPS



BRAIN TUMORS
PEDIATRIC BRAIN TUMORS
SPINAL CORD TUMORS




GLIOMAS
BRAINSTEM GLIOMAS
Diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas
Focal gliomas
HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS
LOW-GRADE GLIOMAS



WHO 2016 TUMOR GROUPS



DIFFUSE ASTROCYTIC AND OLIGODENDROGLIAL TUMORS
DIFFUSE ASTROCYTOMA
ANAPLASTIC ASTROCYTOMA
GLIOBLASTOMA
Giant cell glioblastoma
Gliosarcoma

Epithelioid glioblastoma
DIFFUSE MIDLINE GLIOMA
OLIGODENDROGLIOMA
ANAPLASTIC OLIGODENDROGLIOMA
OLIGOASTROCYTOMA
ANAPLASTIC OLIGOASTROCYTOMA




OTHER ASTROCYTIC TUMORS
PILOCYTIC ASTROCYTOMA
Pilomyxoid astrocytoma
SUBEPENDYMAL GIANT CELL ASTROCYTOMA
(SEGA)
PLEOMORPHIC XANTHOASTROCYTOMA
(PXA)
ANAPLASTIC PLEOMORPHIC XANTOASTROCYTOMA




EPENDYMAL TUMORS
SUBEPENDYMOMA
MYXOPAPILLARY EPENDYMOMA

EPENDYMOMA
ANAPLASTIC EPENDYMOMA




OTHER GLIOMAS
CHORDOID GLIOMA OF THE THIRD VENTRICLE
ANGIOCENTRIC GLIOMA
ASTROBLASTOMA




CHOROID PLEXUS TUMORS
CHOROID PLEXUS PAPILLOMA
ATYPICAL CHOROID PLEXUS PAPILLOMA
CHOROID PLEXUS CARCINOMA




NEURONAL AND MIXED NEURONAL-GLIAL TUMORS
DYSEMBRYOPLASTIC NEUROEPITHELIAL TUMOR
GANGLIOCYTOMA
GANGLIOGLIOMA
ANAPLASTIC GANGLIOGLIOMA
DYSPLASTIC CEREBELLAR GANGLIOCYTOMA (LHERMITTE-DUCLOID DISEASE)
DESMOPLASTIC INFANTILE ASTROCYTOMA AND GANGLIOGLIOMA
PAPILLARY GLIONEURAL TUMOR
ROSETTE-FORMING GLIONEURONAL TUMOR
DIFFUSE LEPTOMENINGEAL GLIONEURONAL TUMOR
CENTRAL NEUROCYTOMA
EXTRAVENTRICULAR NEUROCYTOMA
CEREBELLAR LIPONEUROCYTOMA

PARAGANGLIOMA




TUMORS OF THE PINEAL REGION
PINEOCYTOMA
PINEAL PARENCHYMAL TUMOR OF INTERMEDIATE DIFFERENTIATION
PINEOBLASTOMA (PBL)
PAPILLARY TUMOR OF THE PINEAL REGION




EMBRYONAL TUMORS
MEDULLOBLASTOMA
CNS EMBRYONAL TUMOR
ATYPICAL TERATOID RHABDOID TUMOR




TUMORS OF THE CRANIAL AND PARASPINAL NERVES
SCHWANNOMA




MENINGIOMAS
MENINGIOMA
MENINGOTHELIAL MENINGIOMA

ANAPLASTIC (MALIGNANT) MENINGIOMA




MESENCHYMAL, NON MENINGOTHELIAL TUMORS
HEMANGIOMA
HEMANGIOPERICYTOMA
EWING SARCOMA – PNET
RHABDOMYOSARCOMA




MELANOCYTIC TUMORS




LYMPHOMAS




HISTIOCYTIC TUMORS




GERM CELL TUMORS
GERMINOMA
YOLK SAC TUMOR
TERATOMA WITH MALIGNANT TRANSFORMATION




TUMORS OF THE SELLAR REGION
CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA




METASTATIC TUMORS



OTHER CNS TUMORS



GLIOFIBROMA




LIPOASTROCYTOMA




MEDULLOMYOBLASTOMA




NEUROFIBROMATOSIS TYPE 2