A case of multicentric gliomas in both supra- and infratentorial regions with different histology: a case report

@inproceedings{Inoue2016ACO,
  title={A case of multicentric gliomas in both supra- and infratentorial regions with different histology: a case report},
  author={Akihiro Inoue and Takanori Ohnishi and Shohei Kohno and Yosuke Mizuno and Riko Kitazawa and Yawara Nakamura and Shiro Ohue},
  booktitle={World journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Multicentric gliomas are well-separated tumors in different locations of the brain, without anatomical continuity between lesions. We report a rare case of multicentric gliomas that occurred in both supra- and infratentorial regions with different histopathology. CASE PRESENTATION A 27-year-old man was admitted to our hospital with mild motor weakness of the right leg. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed a large tumor occupying the left insula, extending to the left basal… CONTINUE READING