Diagnosis and treatment of a primary brainstem mass lesion due to Erdheim-Chester disease

F. Marin-Laut, R. Megele, V. Engelbrecht & A. Kleindienst
Objective: Mass lesions within the brain stem constitute a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Even a stereotactic biopsy is associated with a high incidence of secondary neurological deficits. We report the diagnostic work-up and consecutive therapy of a young patient with a massive brain stem lesion[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]