Intracranial fibromyxoma in a four-year-old child.

  title={Intracranial fibromyxoma in a four-year-old child.},
  author={Daizo Yoshida and Yukio Ikeda and Hitoshi Takahashi and Toshiro Shimura and Shozo Nakazawa},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  volume={39 3},
A case of an intracerebral fibromyxoma in a 4-year-old female with a developing left hemiplegia is described. Primary intracranial benign fibrous tumors are rare. A review of the relevant patients in the literature revealed 12 other cases. The management of this patient and an analysis of reported cases are presented.