Multicentric glioma as a cause of multiple cerebral lesions

Neurosurgery. 1983 Aug;13(2):170-5. doi: 10.1227/00006123-198308000-00012.

Abstract

Two new cases of multicentric glioblastoma are presented to re-emphasize the needs (a) to consider this diagnosis in patients with multiple intracerebral lesions suggesting metastases or abscesses and (b) to consider prompt biopsy of accessible lesions in these patients.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Brain / pathology
  • Brain Abscess / diagnosis
  • Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Brain Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Brain Neoplasms / secondary
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Glioblastoma / diagnosis
  • Glioblastoma / pathology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged