Pediatric primary CNS lymphoma: longterm survival after treatment with radiation monotherapy

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Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) in childhood is very rare. We report a 5-year-old boy who presented with headache and nausea. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed a faintly enhanced lesion in the left cerebellar hemisphere. MRI-guided biopsy was returned with a histopathological diagnosis of lymphoma. Cranial radiotherapy alone with whole… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00701-006-1094-9

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@article{Makino2006PediatricPC, title={Pediatric primary CNS lymphoma: longterm survival after treatment with radiation monotherapy}, author={Kenichirou Makino and Hisaki Nakamura and Soma Yano and J. -I. Kuratsu}, journal={Acta Neurochirurgica}, year={2006}, volume={149}, pages={295-298} }