Pineal Parenchymal Tumor with Intermediate Differentiation Treated with Radio-Chemotherapy: First Case Report in Our Institution

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Bodhimon Puddhikarant, MD
Shanop Shuangshoti, MD

Abstract

Pineal parenchymal tumor with intermediate differentiation (PPTID) is an uncommonlesion of the brain with a controversial management strategy. The aim of this study wasto analyse the role of chemo-radiotherapy for a PPTID patient at the institution with onecase report treated by multidisciplinary team.

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Puddhikarant B, Shuangshoti S. Pineal Parenchymal Tumor with Intermediate Differentiation Treated with Radio-Chemotherapy: First Case Report in Our Institution. BKK Med J [Internet]. 2017Sep.20 [cited 2020Jun.7];13(2):65. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/bkkmedj/article/view/221949
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