World Neurosurgery: X 2019 DOI: 10.1016/j.wnsx.2019.100019 View full text
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Kathrin Vollmer, Georgios Pantazis, Javier Añon, Ulrich Roelcke, Lucia Schwyzer

Abstract: Background Glioblastoma multiforme with a primitive neuronal component is a rare entity, with few cases reported in the literature. Case Description A patient who had a supratentorial glioblastoma multiforme with a primitive neuronal component developed spinal metastasis during the disease course. With his history of leukemia during childhood, he was likely exposed to therapeutic ionizing brain radiation, which could have increased the risk of developing brain cancer in…

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