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Ganglioglioma of the brain stem. Case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6693970     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
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.
Authors:
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
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  surgery
Brain Stem* / radiography,  surgery
Humans
Male
Neuroblastoma / diagnosis*,  surgery

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