A case of high-grade astrocytoma with BRAF and ATRX mutations following a long-standing course over two decades.

@article{Nakata2017ACO,
  title={A case of high-grade astrocytoma with BRAF and ATRX mutations following a long-standing course over two decades.},
  author={Satoshi Nakata and Keishi Horiguchi and Shogo Ishiuchi and Yuhei Yoshimoto and Seiji Yamada and Sumihito Nobusawa and Hayato Ikota and Junko Hirato and Hideaki Yokoo},
  journal={Neuropathology : official journal of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology},
  year={2017},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={351-357}
}
Pediatric high-grade gliomas are rare and occasionally hard to classify. These tumors often feature a well-demarcated histology and are expected to have a better outcome than ordinary diffuse high-grade gliomas in adults. We herein report a case of circumscribed high-grade glioma that showed a distinct molecular profile and followed an excellent course for… CONTINUE READING