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Ganglioglioma of optic chiasma: case report and review of literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16404642     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CASE REPORT: We report a case of ganglioglioma of the optic chiasma in an 8-year-old child who presented with gradual deterioration of vision since the age of 3 years and complete loss by 8 years.
REVIEW OF LITERATURE: Intensive literature search by the authors showed only 12 cases of ganglioglioma involving the visual pathway reported so far. Report on our case is presented here along with review of literature.
Ishita Pant; Vaishali Suri; Sujata Chaturvedi; Rakesh Dua; A K Kanodia
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review     Date:  2006-01-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0256-7040     ISO Abbreviation:  Childs Nerv Syst     Publication Date:  2006 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-06-23     Completed Date:  2007-01-03     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8503227     Medline TA:  Childs Nerv Syst     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  717-20     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pathology, Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences, New Delhi, India.
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MeSH Terms
Blindness / etiology
Ganglioglioma / complications,  pathology*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
Optic Chiasm / pathology*
Optic Nerve Neoplasms / complications,  pathology*
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