Histology shows uniform cells and psammoma bodies

A 75-year-old Caucasian female comes to the clinic because of gradually progressive weakness of the left leg over the past 6 months. She reports no other new symptoms and has otherwise been in good health and living at home with her husband. Following a thorough physical examination imaging studies of the brain are performed and a parasagittal mass is discovered. Histology shows uniform cells and psammoma bodies.
Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?


  1. Glioblastoma multiforme
  2. Medulloblastoma
  3. Ependymoma
  4. Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  5. Meningioma