Cerebellar Liponeurocytoma

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Cerebellar Liponeurocytoma

Cerebellar Liponeurocytoma is a condition characterized by rare, slow-growing tumors in the cerebellum, or the area of the brain that controls muscle coordination and balance. Symptoms may include headache, vomiting, altered consciousness, dizziness, and unsteadiness. Fewer than 50 cases of cerebellar liponeurocytoma have been reported. This condition usually presents between 58-60 years, and is more common in females than in males. Treatment varies on a case-by-case basis, and may include radiation therapy or chemotherapy.

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Cerebellar Liponeurocytoma" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Photoclinic. Cerebellar liponeurocytoma.
 

Author(s): Soumit Dey, Mrinal K Chaudhury, Samar K Basu, Kaberi Chaudhury, Amitava Chatterjee, Asim K Manna, Subir K Dutta

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2013 Mar;16(3):199-200.

 

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2013

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Cerebellar liponeurocytoma: an updated follow-up of a case presenting histopathological and clinically aggressive features.
 

Author(s): Gallina Pasquale, Buccoliero Anna Maria, Pirillo Vania, Pansini Gastone, Di Lorenzo Nicola

Journal: Neurol India. ;57(2):194-6.

 

Cerebellar liponeurocytoma is a rare tumor recently included by World Health Organization in the classification of brain tumors as a separate clinicopathological entity separate from medulloblastoma. However, because of the rarity of the tumor, the natural history of the tumor is ...

Last Updated: 14 May 2009

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Cerebellar liponeurocytoma (lipomatous medulloblastoma).
 

Author(s): A Akhaddar, I Zrara, M Gazzaz, B El Moustarchid, S Benomar, M Boucetta

Journal: J Neuroradiol. 2003 Mar;30(2):121-6.

 

Liponeurocytoma (lipomatous medulloblastoma) is an uncommon clinicopathologic entity. We report a case of cerebellar liponeurocytoma in an adult and attempt to better characterize this uncommon lesion. A 43-year-old woman presented with symptoms and signs of increased intracranial ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2003

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The terms "Cerebellar Liponeurocytoma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Does "cerebellar liponeurocytoma" always reflect an expected site? An unusual case with a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Pinar Karabagli, Aydin Sav, Necmettin Pamir

Journal: Folia Neuropathol. 2014 ;52(1):101-5.

 

A rare tumour, cerebellar liponeurocytoma, is classified into glioneuronal tumours under the 2000 World Health Organization (WHO) classification of tumours of the central nervous system. The current 2007 WHO classification, therefore, assigns grade II to the cerebellar liponeurocytoma. ...

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2014

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