Cerebellopontine angle germinoma. A case report


KURTSOY A., PASAOGLU A., KOC R. K., OKTEM I. S., Kontas O.

NEUROSURGICAL REVIEW, vol.19, no.2, pp.127-130, 1996 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf00418084
  • Journal Name: NEUROSURGICAL REVIEW
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.127-130
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

A case of ectopic germinoma in the cerebellopontine angle with peripheral facial palsy and complete hearing loss on the left side is presented. The diagnosis was confirmed histopathologically. The unusual location of the tumor is stressed, and current management recommendations are reviewed.