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Hemangioblastoma

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Dr. Joseph Buwembo


Case 1

Age: 60

Sex: Female

History: Headaches and ataxia x 6 months.


Pre-op Xrays

CT of brain (without contrast) showing


MRI of Brain

MRI of Brain in the cerebellum mass


MRI of brain with contrast shows cerebellum mass


Angiogram of Brain

Vertebral angiogram showing hemangioblastoma


Treatment:

VP Shunt followed by posterior fossa craniotomy for tumor.


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