Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor with rapid recurrence of pilocytic astrocytoma component

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Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNT) rarely has aggressive behavior with recurrence. The authors describe a case of DNT with rapid re-growth and features of pilocytic astrocytoma. A 19-year-old girl presented with a 3-year history of complex partial seizure, which was presumably because of DNT located in the left parietal lobe. The tumor was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10014-013-0155-z

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@article{Takeuchi2013DysembryoplasticNT, title={Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor with rapid recurrence of pilocytic astrocytoma component}, author={Yasuhide Takeuchi and Yoshiki Arakawa and Yoshiki Mikami and Riki Matsumoto and Susumu Miyamoto}, journal={Brain Tumor Pathology}, year={2013}, volume={31}, pages={144-148} }