Metastatic medulloblastoma at diagnosis

J Cancer Res Ther. 2011 Apr-Jun;7(2):203-4. doi: 10.4103/0973-1482.82929.

Abstract

Medulloblastoma is an aggressive tumor of the brain. It is the most common and the most malignant embryonal tumor of the pediatric central nervous system and a rare tumor of adults. We are reporting a rare presentation of adult classic subtype of medulloblastoma which was central in location with metastases in the suprasellar region at the time of diagnosis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Cerebellar Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Cerebellar Neoplasms / pathology
  • Cerebellar Neoplasms / therapy
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Medulloblastoma / diagnosis*
  • Medulloblastoma / secondary
  • Medulloblastoma / therapy
  • Sella Turcica
  • Treatment Outcome