[Maffucci's syndrome associated with primary brain tumor: report of a case].

@article{Goto1987MaffuccisSA,
  title={[Maffucci's syndrome associated with primary brain tumor: report of a case].},
  author={Hiromi Goto and Yoichi Ito and Azuma Hirayama and Toshihisa Sakamoto and Masayoshi Kowada},
  journal={No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery},
  year={1987},
  volume={15 9},
  pages={971-5}
}
A rare case of Maffucci's syndrome associated with astrocytoma at the right frontal lobe and intracranial chondroma is reported in detail with a review of literature. A 24-year-old male who had diagnosed as multiple chondroma at the age of 14 years old was admitted to the hospital with complaint of double vision. Neurological examination revealed no abnormality except for the left abducens palsy. Multiple subcutaneous blue nodules in the left hand was carried for biopsy as cavernous hemangioma… CONTINUE READING