Posterior cerebral fossa medulloepithelioma: report of a case

  title={Posterior cerebral fossa medulloepithelioma: report of a case},
  author={Nezha Oumghar and Fatima Ezzahra Hazmiri and Abdelhamid El Omrani and Hanane Rais and Mouna Khouchani},
  booktitle={BMC clinical pathology},
Background Medulloepithelioma is a rare primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the central nervous system, usually developing in childhood. Due to its rarity, the optimal management is still unknown. The prognosis is poor, especially when resection is incomplete. Adjuvant radiochemotherapy is often indicated. Case presentation We report a rare case of infratentorial medulloepithelioma in a 3 year old girl. She presented symptoms of increased intracranial pressure. On examination, she had… CONTINUE READING
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