Case Report| Volume 16, ISSUE 12, P1655-1657, December 2009

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Isolated cerebellopontine angle craniopharyngioma


      Primary cerebellopontine angle craniopharyngioma is rare; only 5 surgically treated patients have been reported. We report a 54-year-old female with craniopharyngioma occurring in isolation in the cerebellopontine angle and compare this patient with previously published reports. The origin of and surgical strategy for such tumors are discussed.


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