Mar 1, 1989

Cerebellar malignant glioma after radiation therapy for suprasellar germinoma--case report

Neurologia Medico-chirurgica
T TamuraT Sawada

Abstract

A 39-year-old male was discovered to have a malignant glioma in the right cerebellar hemisphere 8 years after surgical excision of a suprasellar germinoma and postoperative irradiation (4250 cGy). The clinical and pathological details are presented, and the literature on radiation-induced gliomas is reviewed.

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Germinoma
Mixed Gliomas
Cortical Cell Layer of the Cerebellum
Radiotherapeutic
Structure of Suprasellar Region
Pathology
Glioma
Cerebellar Neoplasms, Primary
Cerebellum
Pineal Germinoma

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