Late dissemination of ependymoma: case report.

@article{Bademci2007LateDO,
  title={Late dissemination of ependymoma: case report.},
  author={G{\"u}lşah Bademci and Kağan Tun and Esra Erden and C. Evliyaoglu and Agahan Unlu},
  journal={Neurocirugia},
  year={2007},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={333-6}
}
Spinal cord dissemination over 10 years after surgical removal of the fourth ventricle ependymoma without local recurrence is extremely rare. A 49-year-old male underwent a macroscopically gross total removal of the fourth ventricle ependymoma and postoperative radiotherapy to the posterior fossa. Twelve years after the initial operation, the patient complained from uncontrolled fever attacks, low back pain and numbness of the legs. Spinal Magnetic Resonance Imaging revealed intradural… CONTINUE READING
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