Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma

Discussion:

Desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma:

  • composed of dural-based desmoplastic stromal tissue and neoplastic astrocytes
  • WHO Class 1
  • most patients present prior to 2 years of age
  • large cystic mass with enhancing nodules and adjacent pial/dural enhancement is characteristic
  • solid components are hypodense on T2-weighted images
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