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Dan X. Cai, Manuela Mafra, Robert E. Schmidt, Bernd W. Scheithauer, Tae Sung Park and Arie Perry

subtotal resection, radiation therapy (30-Gy whole-brain radiation with an additional 20-Gy boost to the posterior fossa) and five cycles of chemotherapy (vincristine, lomustine, and intrathecal methotrexate). Although the tumor remained stable on radiographic imaging, a second resection was performed 8 years later to alleviate hydrocephalus. Histopathological analysis demonstrated a mature neuronal neoplasm with extensive calcification. Postoperative Course. No additional adjuvant therapy was given and the patient is alive and well as of his last follow-up examination 3