Cerebellar hemorrhage secondary to cerebellopontine angle metastasis from thyroid papillary carcinoma.

@article{Tanaka2013CerebellarHS,
  title={Cerebellar hemorrhage secondary to cerebellopontine angle metastasis from thyroid papillary carcinoma.},
  author={Toshihide Tanaka and Naoki Kato and Ken Aoki and Aya Nakamura and Mitsuyoshi Watanabe and Takao Arai and Yuzuru Hasegawa and Kensuke Aoki and Kazuhisa Yamamoto and Toshiaki Abe},
  journal={Neurologia medico-chirurgica},
  year={2013},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={233-6}
}
A 63-year-old woman presented with a metastatic focus of papillary thyroid carcinoma in the cerebellopontine angle manifesting as lateral gazing nystagmus and slurred speech. Computed tomography demonstrated massive hemorrhage in the left cerebellar hemisphere. She was treated conservatively. Her symptoms resolved completely, but she experienced progressive deterioration in auditory acuity and ataxia over the next 6 months. Magnetic resonance imaging with gadolinium demonstrated an enhanced… CONTINUE READING