Post-traumatic glioma: Report of one case and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Zhou2010PosttraumaticGR,
  title={Post-traumatic glioma: Report of one case and review of the literature},
  author={Bo Zhou and Weiguo Liu},
  booktitle={International journal of medical sciences},
  year={2010}
}
We report one case of brain glioma that developed in the scar of an old brain trauma. A 45-year-old man who presented with seizures; MRI showed a large mass in the right temporal region. Surgical biopsy showed a glioblastoma multiforme. The patient had suffered a cranial trauma in a road accident 10 years previously with an intracerebral hematoma in the right temporal region. This case fulfills the established criteria for a traumatic origin of brain tumors and adds further support to the… CONTINUE READING