We were told the type of tumour Charli had - haemangioblastoma
- was uncommon and that it usually forms on the kidneys or the liver, so doctors were baffled to find it on the brain.
Metastasis of renal cell carcinoma to a haemangioblastoma
of the medulla oblongata in von Hippel Lindau syndrome.
The authors present the eighth documented case of supratentorial dural-based haemangioblastoma
in a patient without Von Hippel Lindau Syndrome and the first such case affecting a person of Native American descent.
In the first, the diagnosis was based on the presence of a symptomatic cerebellar haemangioblastoma
VHL mutation analysis in patients with isolated central nervous system haemangioblastoma
Metastasis of a renal carcinoma to a cerebellar haemangioblastoma
in a case of von Hippel-Lindau disease.
Von Hippel-Lindau disease and capillary haemangioblastoma