Medulloblastoma with an Equivocal Intracerebral Metastasis at DiagnosisPhilip D. Poorvu1*, Gita Suneja1, Christine E. Hill-Kayser1, Karuna V. Shekdar2 and Giulio J. D’Angio1
- *Corresponding Author:
- Philip D. Poorvu
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date : March 06, 2014; Accepted date : May 05, 2014; Published date : May 09, 2014
Citation: Poorvu PD, Suneja G, Kayser CEH, Shekdar KV, Angio GJD (2014) Medulloblastoma with an Equivocal Intracerebral Metastasis at Diagnosis. J Nucl Med Radiat Ther 5:172. doi:10.4172/2155-9619.1000172
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Though medulloblastoma frequently involves the leptomeninges at diagnosis, distant metastases are rare on initial presentation. We present a 15-year-old patient with medulloblastoma and equivocal radiographic evidence of an intracerebral metastasis at the time of diagnosis.