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Ganglioglioma of the optic chiasm: case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2194139     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe a case of ganglioglioma of the optic chiasm and tract in a 33-year-old man. Review of the literature discloses only seven cases of tumors of the anterior visual pathway that meet the histological criteria for such neoplasms. A detailed histological description of our case and a review of the literature is provided.
J Chilton; M R Caughron; J J Kepes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurosurgery     Volume:  26     ISSN:  0148-396X     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurosurgery     Publication Date:  1990 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-08-08     Completed Date:  1990-08-08     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7802914     Medline TA:  Neurosurgery     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1042-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Neurosurgery, University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine.
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MeSH Terms
Cranial Nerve Neoplasms / pathology,  surgery*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Neuroblastoma / pathology,  surgery*
Optic Chiasm / pathology,  surgery*

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