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Association of cerebral cysticerciasis with a multifocal glioma. Interactions discussed



Association of cerebral cysticerciasis with a multifocal glioma. Interactions discussed



Revue Neurologique 143(12): 844-849



A case of cerebral cysticerciasis associated with multifocal glioma in a 53-year-old Portuguese woman is described; it is believed to be the first report of such a case. The patient died 6 months after admission to hospital despite 2 courses of praziquantel and corticotherapy. Post-mortem examination confirmed cerebral cysticerciasis and revealed a multifocal astrocytic tumour involving mainly the periventricular regions.

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