Intracranial haemangiopericytoma: a very rare entity having a high malignant/metastatic potential.

@article{Ahmad2009IntracranialHA,
  title={Intracranial haemangiopericytoma: a very rare entity having a high malignant/metastatic potential.},
  author={Manzoor Ahmad and Abdul Majid and Misbah Masood},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={174-6}
}
Intracranial haemangiopericytomas are very rare tumours. Their radiological appearance resembles that of meningioma. Recommended treatment is total surgical excision, if possible, followed by radiotherapy. A vigilant, long-term clinical and radiological follow up is very essential due to a high rate of late onset recurrence along with neural and extraneural… CONTINUE READING