Papillary glioneuronal tumour: a review of the literature with two illustrative cases.

@article{Demetriades2013PapillaryGT,
  title={Papillary glioneuronal tumour: a review of the literature with two illustrative cases.},
  author={Andreas K. Demetriades and S Al Hyassat and Safa Al-Sarraj and Ranj S. Bhangoo and Keyoumars Ashkan},
  journal={British journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={401-4}
}
We report two cases of papillary glioneuronal tumour (PGNT). One was located in the supratentorial parenchyma and the other was intraventricular. Both patients underwent gross total resection of their tumour and have returned to normal lifestyle. Papillary glioneuronal tumor is a recently described rare cerebral neoplasm. Recently classified by the World Health Organization in 2007 as a Grade I neuronal-glial tumour, these tumours are infrequent lesions that can be challenging to the practising… CONTINUE READING