Melanocytic medulloblastoma with ganglioneurocytomatous differentiation: a case report.

Abstract

Melanotic or melanocytic medulloblastoma is a rare variant of medulloblastoma, especially when the tumor shows advanced neuronal differentiation. We report a case of this tumor, which developed in the cerebellar vermis in an 8-year-old girl. Initial biopsy specimens were identified as classical medulloblastoma with a high MIB1 index. Surgical removal of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1789.2008.00913.x

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