Secondary Glioblastoma Multiforme in a Child with Disseminated Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma

Abstract

Secondary glioblastoma multiforme (sGBM) can occur after a long latency period following radiation treatment of various diseases including brain tumors, leukemia, and more benign disorders like tinea capitis. Outcomes of radiation-induced sGBM remain poor in both children and adults. We report a case of a 16-year-old girl with a history of disseminated… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2012/290905

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