Associated vascular malformations and neoplasms in children.

  title={Associated vascular malformations and neoplasms in children.},
  author={James M Ecklund and Lawrence Schut and Lucy Balian Rorke},
  journal={Pediatric neurosurgery},
  volume={19 4},
Primary CNS neoplasms can rarely be associated with abnormal vascularity which is more striking than usual hypervascularity or neovascularization. These lesions are sometimes reported as angiogliomas, angiomatous astrocytomas, or descriptively as two distinct pathological entities. This vascular pattern has been reported with astrocytomas, oligodendrogliomas, neurilemmomas, meningiomas, pituitary adenomas, gangliogliomas, hemangioblastomas, mixed gliomas, gliosarcomas, and craniopharyngiomas… CONTINUE READING