Findings on preoperative brain MRI predict histopathology in children with cerebellar neoplasms.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS The majority of pediatric patients with cerebellar neoplasms harbor pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs), medulloblastomas, or ependymomas. Knowledge of a preoperative likelihood of histopathology in this group of patients has the potential to influence many aspects of care. Previous studies have demonstrated hyperintensity on diffusion-weighted… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000329627

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