Rare-54. first case of pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma of the pineal region in a patient with neurofibromatosis type i

CONCLUSION:To the best of our knowledge, there are 8 prior reported cases of pineal region PXA with such lesions rarely occurring in individuals with NF1. These masses present similarly to dysplastic tumor types, and should be considered as a rare etiology of NF1 associated tectal masses.
Source: Neuro-Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: RARE TUMORS Source Type: research

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