International Journal of Cancer Management

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Low Back Pain and Paraplegia as Initial Clinical Presenting of Medulloblastoma: A Case Report

Kazem Anvari 1 , Parvaneh Dehghan 2 , * , Mohammad Reza Ehsaee 3 and Gholamreza Bahadorkhan 3
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1 Cancer Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
2 Torbat Heydariyeh University of Medical Sciences, Torbat Heydariyeh, Iran
3 Department of Neurosurgery, Shahid Kamiab Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Cancer Management: March 2018, 11 (3); e4315
  • Published Online: March 18, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 26, 2015
  • Revised: November 19, 2017
  • Accepted: February 28, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijcm.4315

To Cite: Anvari K, Dehghan P, Ehsaee M R, Bahadorkhan G. Low Back Pain and Paraplegia as Initial Clinical Presenting of Medulloblastoma: A Case Report, Int J Cancer Manag. 2018 ; 11(3):e4315. doi: 10.5812/ijcm.4315.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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