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MR Imaging and Histopathologic Findings of A Case of Cerebral Ganglioneurocytoma

By Ji Hoon Shin, Ho Kyu Lee, Jung-Kyo Lee, Shin Kwang Khang, Choong Gon Choi and Dae Chul Suh

Abstract

We report a case of ganglioneurocytoma manifesting as a complex partial seizure in a young adult male. MR images depicted a well-marginated cystic mass with a heterogeneous solid portion abutting the dura in the parietal lobe. The solid portion showed minimal heterogeneous enhancement, and pressure erosion of the overlying calvarium had occurred. Following gross total resection, the clinical outcome was satisfactory, with no further seizures, and during the five-year follow-up period, the tumor did not recur

Topics: Case Report
Publisher: The Korean Radiological Society
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2713887
Provided by: PubMed Central

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