Endoscopic biopsy interpretation difficulties in a congenital diffuse intracranial teratoma

@article{Rocco2004EndoscopicBI,
  title={Endoscopic biopsy interpretation difficulties in a congenital diffuse intracranial teratoma},
  author={Federico Di Rocco and Yuichiro Nonaka and Hideo Hamada and Masami Yoshino and Hiromichi Nakazaki and Shizuo Oi},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
  year={2004},
  volume={22},
  pages={84-89}
}
IntroductionCongenital brain tumours are a rare entity that is nowadays often already recognised during pregnancy by ultrasound (US) and magnetic resonance (MR). Even though the definitive diagnosis is usually achieved by means of histological studies, in some cases the diagnosis may remain uncertain because of the malformative origin of this type of tumour.Case reportWe describe a patient with a diffuse congenital intracranial mass diagnosed by intrauterine US and foetal MR performed to… CONTINUE READING

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