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Post Traumatic Glioma – An association questioned

By Chaurasia I.D., Chaudhary Arpan, Verma Nitin, Chaurasia Ishant Kumar, Koshariya Mahim and Songra M.C.


Post traumatic glioma has been a matter of debate. Few reports favor its occurrence in previous head injury scar, subsequently developing into glioma. Here we report a case of young patient presented with headache, seizures and gradual loss of vision. On investigation found to have brain tumor. Patient had head injury occurred 3 yrs back. It fulfills all the criteria required to establish traumatic origin, further supporting the association

Topics: Post traumatic glioma, Brain tumor, Head injury, Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system, RC346-429
Publisher: De Gruyter Open
Year: 2015
DOI identifier: 10.1515/romneu-2015-0017
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