Glioblastoma multiforme of the pineal region: case report.

@article{Gasparetto2003GlioblastomaMO,
  title={Glioblastoma multiforme of the pineal region: case report.},
  author={Emerson Leandro Gasparetto and Danny Warszawiak and Guilherme Pradi Adam and Luiz Fernando Bleggi-Torres and Arnolfo de Carvalho Neto},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  year={2003},
  volume={61 2B},
  pages={
          468-72
        }
}
PURPOSE pineal region tumors are uncommon, and comprise more frequently three categories: germ cell, parenchymal cell and glial tumors. Most pineal gliomas are low-grade astrocytomas. Glioblastoma multiforme, the most aggressive and common brain tumor, is extremely rare at this location with only few cases reported. CASE DESCRIPTION a 29-year-old woman with a two month history of headache, nuchal pain, fever, nausea and seizures and physical examination showing nuchal rigidity, generalized… CONTINUE READING

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