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Year : 1999  |  Volume : 47  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 142--4

Glioblastoma multiforme following prophylactic cranial irradiation and intrathecal methotrexate in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia : a case report.

Departments of Neurosurgery and Neuropathology, K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai, 12, India., India

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D P Muzumdar
Departments of Neurosurgery and Neuropathology, K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai, 12, India.
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A 12 year old boy with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia had received prophylactic cranial irradiation (2000 cGy/15 days) and intrathecal methotrexate. Six years later he was diagnosed to have glioblastoma in left temporoparietal region. There is a strong possibility that the glioma may have been radiation and/or chemotherapy induced.

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