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Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 2002;32(5): 474-476.
A Case of Spinal Intramedullary Oligodendroglioma: Case Report.
Dong Wook Son, Chang Hwa Choi, Sang Weon Lee
Department of Neurosurgery, Pusan National University, School of Medicine, Busan, Korea. chwachoi@hyowon.pusan.ac.kr
ABSTRACT
Primary intramedullary oligodendroglioma is very rare, accounting for only about 1% of all intramedullary spinal cord tumor. We present a case of intramedullary oligodendroglioma in a 30-year-old women. Magnetic resonance image showed an intramedullary mass in the T11-L1 region. Decompressive laminectomy and partial mass removal was performed, however, neurologic state became worse. The histological examination revealed oligodendroglioma. The intramedullary oligodendroglioma, although it is a rare entity, must be considered in the differential diagnosis of spinal cord tumors.
Key Words: Spinal cord tumor; Intramedullary oligodendroglioma
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