Transtentorial dissemination of optic nerve glioblastoma: case report.

@article{Mastorakos2018TranstentorialDO,
  title={Transtentorial dissemination of optic nerve glioblastoma: case report.},
  author={Panagiotis Mastorakos and Michael A Hays and James P. Caruso and C. Chen and D. Ding and Davis G. Taylor and M. Beatriz Lopes and M. Shaffrey},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={128 2},
  pages={
          406-413
        }
}
Optic nerve glioblastoma is a rare entity that usually presents with rapidly progressive vision loss, which eventually results in blindness and, ultimately, death. As with malignant gliomas in other anatomical locations, local recurrence is common. Isolated rapid changes in vision, atypical neuroimaging findings, and the rarity of optic nerve glioblastoma may render diagnosis challenging and, thus, delay treatment. The authors present a case of optic nerve glioblastoma that was treated with… Expand
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