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Supratentorial malignant glioma in childhood (MRI)

Sagittal view MRI demonstrating typical neuroimaging appearance of a childhood supratentorial malignant glioma (anaplastic astrocytoma) of the occipital lobe, compressing the cerebellum inferiorly. The tumor shows heterogeneous enhancement, peritumoral edema and mass effect. (Contributed by Dr. Tobey MacDonald.)

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Associated Disorders

  • Anaplastic astrocytoma
  • Anaplastic glioma
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Glioblastoma multiforme
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • High-grade astrocytoma
  • High-grade glioma
  • Li-Fraumeni syndrome
  • Malignant astrocytoma