Germinoma of the basal ganglia: A case report and review of literature

J. Elizabeth, G. Menon, S. Nair, R.N. Bhattacharya, V.V. Radhakrishnan

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Abstract

Germ cell tumors of extrapineal region are extremely uncommon. The clinicopathological features of germinoma in the left basal ganglia, in a 21 year old male are presented in this report. Post-operative radiotherapy is advocated, in view of the good radiosensitivity of these tumors.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)84-86
Number of pages3
JournalNeurology India
Volume50
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2002

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Elizabeth, J., Menon, G., Nair, S., Bhattacharya, R. N., & Radhakrishnan, V. V. (2002). Germinoma of the basal ganglia: A case report and review of literature. Neurology India, 50(1), 84-86.