Brainstem glioma - paediatric patient

Case contributed by Dr Ruslan Asadov

Patient Data

Age: child

The pons is expanded by a low attenuating mass. 

Case Discussion

Although information on the histology or molecular characteristics of this tumour are not available, it is likely that it represents a diffuse midline glioma H3 K27M–mutant.

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Case information

rID: 7487
Case created: 4th Nov 2009
Last edited: 24th Apr 2017
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