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2020 May 27

J Egypt Natl Canc Inst



Atypical central neurocytoma with leptomeningeal dissemination: a case report.


Goyal S, Kataria T, Gupta D, Dhyani A, Mohapatra I, Narang K S
J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. 2020 May 27; 32(1):23.
PMID: 32462353.


Central neurocytomas represent 0.25-0.5% of all intracranial tumors in adults. Leptomeningeal spread is uncommon, and the exact incidence of meningeal spread is unknown due to sparse literature. We present the clinical course and management outcome of a case of atypical central neurocytoma with leptomeningeal spread.