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Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 1983;12(2): 275-279.
A Case of Ganglioglioma.
Yun Keun Jee, Tae Sung Kim, Kwang Myung Kim, Gook Ki Kim, Bong Arm Rhee, Won Leem, Je G Chi
1Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea.
2Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.
A case of ganglioglioma is presented. A 2-year-old Korean male was admitted with chief complaint of generalized seizure from the age of 15 days. Neurologically, delayed speech development and mild monoparesis of right upper extremity he had. Brain CT revealed the ill defined round calcific density on left frontal lobe with mild dilatation of frontal horn of left lateral ventricle. EEG showed the single and poly spike wave on left cerebral hemisphere. The tumor mass was grayish white in color and rubbery hard in consistency with relatively good demarcation from the adjacent normal brain cortex. Histological diagnosis was a ganglioglioma with calcification. Following subtotal removal, the patient had an uneventful recovery.
Key Words: Ganglioglioma; Seizure; Calcified tumor; Frontal lobe mass; Subtotal removal
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