Acute circulatory deficiency due to endocrinal tumoral manipulation: the pinealoblastoma


We rapport the case of a patient presenting intra-abdominal metastasis of a pinealoblastoma, via a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt, confirmed by an anatomo-pathologic exam. The patient presented an acute hydrocephalus secondary to DVP dysfunction. The surgical manipulation of this metastasis had caused an acute circulatory deficiency due to massive serotonin… (More)
DOI: 10.11604/pamj.2014.18.168.1983

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