Ganglioglioma in brainstem : case report and a review of literatures

Sung-Duk Kim, Jong Hyun Kim, Cheol-Young Lee, Hyun-Woo Kim
Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 2014, 55 (3): 164-6
Ganglioglioma is an infrequent tumor of the central nervous system (CNS); mostly supratentorial region. But, they can occur anywhere in the central nervous system such as brainstem, cerebellopontine angle (CPA), thalamus, optic nerve and spinal cord. Although it occurs rarely, ganglioglioma should be included in the differential diagnosis of a posterior fossa mass because early recognition is important for treatment and patient counseling.

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