Central neurocytoma

Z. Israel, E. Ashkenazi, O. Pappo, D. Sofer, F. Umansky

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Abstract

4 cases of central neurocytoma are reported. Sex distribution was symmetrical, average age at presentation was 29.7 years, and duration of symptoms varied from 1 day to 5 years. Headache and nausea were the most frequent symptoms; 1 patient was asymptomatic, 3 tumors were located in the left lateral ventricle and 1 in the third ventricle. 3 were operated on via an interhemispheric transcallosal route and 1 transcortically. Morbidity included symptomatic subdural effusions (2 cases), short term memory deficit (1) and transient hemiparesis with aphasia (1). There was no mortality.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)457-460, 536, 535
JournalHarefuah
Volume129
Issue number11
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1995
Externally publishedYes

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