Neurosurgical management of Brown-Sequard syndrome and tetraplegia of a 4-year-old girl caused by an atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor C5/6/7

A. Niedermeier & D. Woischneck
Objective: Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors (ATRT) are highly aggressive neoplasms with a unique cytogenic profile. In the literature there is only one case-report of intraspinal ATRT. Here we report another case of a 4-year-old girl with an ATRT C5/6/7. Methods: A 4-year-old girl[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]