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En-plaque ventricular ependymoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12637069     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An extremely unusual case demonstrating rare behaviour of an ependymoma is presented. The tumour spread in an en-plaque fashion and involved the ependymal lining of the entire ventricular system. The patient, a 56-year-old male, presented with symptoms of raised intracranial pressure and truncal ataxia. The management issues are analyzed on the basis of a brief literature survey.
D P Muzumdar; A Goel; K I Desai; T D Nadkarni
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia     Volume:  10     ISSN:  0967-5868     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Neurosci     Publication Date:  2003 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-03-14     Completed Date:  2004-10-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9433352     Medline TA:  J Clin Neurosci     Country:  Scotland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  262-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G.S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India.
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MeSH Terms
Brain Neoplasms / complications*,  pathology
Cerebral Ventricles*
Ependymoma / complications*,  pathology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
Middle Aged
Senile Plaques / pathology*
Staining and Labeling / methods
Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods

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