|Year : 2002 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 84--6
Germinoma of the basal ganglia : a case report and review of literature.
J Elizabeth, G Menon, RN Bhattacharya, VV Radhakrishnan
Department of Pathology, Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvanthapuram, India., India
Germs cell tumors of extrapineal region are extremely uncommon. The clinicopathological features of germinoma in the basal ganglia, in a 21 year old male are presented in this report. Post-operative radiotherapy is advocated, in view of the good radiosensitivity of these tumors.
Department of Pathology, Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvanthapuram, India.
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