ganglioneuroma

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Other less common posterior fossa tumours include dermoid (fat-containing lesion), arachnoid cyst (CSF intensity in all sequences), glomus jugulare, chordoma, atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumour, subependymoma, solitary fibrous tumour, lymphoma, dysplastic cerebellar gangliocytoma (Lhermitte-Duclos Disease) and ganglioglioma.
Subsequently, MRI was performed, demonstrating the characteristic striated morphologic appearance of dysplastic gangliocytoma or so-called Lhermitte-Duclos disease.
Lhermitte-Duclos disease (LDD), also known as dysplastic cerebellar gangliocytoma, is a rare, benign, slow-growing, unilateral mass of the cerebellar cortex.
INTRODUCTION: Lhermitte-Duclos disease, also known as dysplastic cerebellar gangliocytoma, is an uncommon tumor of uncertain origin, commonly seen in adults.
An additional rare subtype of adenoma with metaplastic gangliocytoma component also does not specifically have an adverse prognosis, but should be recognized to occur in this region (Figure 5, i).
Lhermitte-Duclos disease (LDD) is also known as diffuse hypertrophy of the cerebellar cortex or dysplastic cerebellar gangliocytoma.