A post-mortem found the cause of death was a haemangioblastoma
, a tumour of the central nervous system within the brain.
Ependymoma was the most common intramedullary spinal cord tumour 20 patients (60%), while 07 (21%) patients had astrocytoma and 03(09%) had haemangioblastoma
Craniopharyngioma & Haemangioblastoma
were seen equally in both sexes.
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.
Transient cortical blindness following vertebral angiography in a young adult with cerebellar haemangioblastoma
In the first, the diagnosis was based on the presence of a symptomatic cerebellar haemangioblastoma
Schwannoma (15 cases), meningioma (4 cases), haemangioblastoma
(5 cases), metastases (7 cases).
We report a 28-year-old pregnant patient who presented with paraplegia due to acute haemorrhage of a spinal haemangioblastoma
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.
VHL mutation analysis in patients with isolated central nervous system haemangioblastoma
Common Posterior FOSSA Tumours Adults Children (Extra-axial>Intra-axial) (Intra-axial>Extra-axial) * Schwannoma * Primitive * Meningioma Neuroectodermal * Epidermoid Tumour (PNET), * Metastases Medulloblastoma * Haemangioblastoma
* Astrocytoma * Choroid plexus papilloma * Ependymoma * Arachnoid cysts * Oligodendroglioma * Haemangioblastoma
* Lymphoma * Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumour (ATRT)