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American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2021, 9(4), 216-218
DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-9-4-3
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A Challenging Case of Corpus Callosum Anaplastic Astrocytoma

Ahmed K A Ahmed1, Ahamed Elkhair2, , Omeralfaroug Adam3, Mohamedanwar Ghandour4 and Rabab Elhassan1

1Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester, United Kingdom

2Faculty of Medicine, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan

3Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, Michigan, USA

4Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology division, Wayne State University/Detroit medical Center, Michigan, USA

Pub. Date: January 24, 2021

Cite this paper:
Ahmed K A Ahmed, Ahamed Elkhair, Omeralfaroug Adam, Mohamedanwar Ghandour and Rabab Elhassan. A Challenging Case of Corpus Callosum Anaplastic Astrocytoma. American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2021; 9(4):216-218. doi: 10.12691/ajmcr-9-4-3

Abstract

Anaplastic astrocytoma is a rare, malignant brain tumor that arises from astrocytes, with a poor prognosis. Herein, we report a challenging diagnostic case of a 76 years old female with an Anaplastic astrocytoma metastasized to the corpus callosum.

Keywords:
Anaplastic astrocytoma corpus callosum imaging CT MRI

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