Pilocytic astrocytoma mimicking cavernous angioma: Imaging features and histological characteristics.

Abstract

Pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) commonly occurs during the first two decades of life. Typical locations include cerebellum, optic nerve, optic chiasm/hypothalamus and brainstem. PA should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with brain tumors manifesting with hemorrhagic onset. We report a case of a hemorrhagic onset of cerebellar PA in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neuchi.2017.04.002

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@article{Gaha2017PilocyticAM, title={Pilocytic astrocytoma mimicking cavernous angioma: Imaging features and histological characteristics.}, author={Mehdi Gaha and F Bouzayen and Yasmina Rim Limam and Mourad Mokni and H Jemni-Gharbi and Kalthoum Tlili-Graiess}, journal={Neuro-Chirurgie}, year={2017}, volume={63 4}, pages={330-333} }