Management of disseminated choroid plexus papilloma: A case study

Guss Zachary, Jallo George, Blakely Jaishri, Burger Peter, Terezakis Stephanie

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Abstract

Choroid plexus papilloma (CPP) is a low-grade neoplasm of the choroid plexus that typically occurs in childhood and comprises under 1% of adult brain tumors. In this article, we report our experience delivering craniospinal irradiation (CSI) to a highly unusual case of disseminated CPP in an adult patient 8 years after an initial near total resection. The patient remains free of disease progression 3 years after completing radiation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)562-563
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Blood and Cancer
Volume61
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2014

Keywords

  • CNS tumors
  • Radiation therapy
  • Rare tumors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

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