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Ganglioglioma of the brain stem. Case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6693970     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of brain-stem ganglioglioma is reported. A review of the literature revealed only 13 other reported cases. Brain-stem gangliogliomas usually become symptomatic in the first and second decades of life and involve the medulla and pons. Clinical improvement and prolonged survival have been reported after partial resection.
C A Garcia; P A McGarry; M Collada
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of neurosurgery     Volume:  60     ISSN:  0022-3085     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Neurosurg.     Publication Date:  1984 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-03-05     Completed Date:  1984-03-05     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0253357     Medline TA:  J Neurosurg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  431-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  surgery
Brain Stem* / radiography,  surgery
Neuroblastoma / diagnosis*,  surgery

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