CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 · IJNS 2017; 06(03): 210-212
DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1584597
Case Report
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Extraneural Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Metastasis: An Adult Case Report

Nidhal Matar1, Kamel Bahri1, Jallel Kallel1, Adnene Boubaker1, Hafedh Jemel1
  • 1Department of Neurological Surgery, Institut National de Neurologie, University el Manar, Faculté de Medicine de Tunis, Tunisie
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10 April 2015

04 April 2016

Publication Date:
09 June 2017 (eFirst)


Extraneural metastases of supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNET) are very rare and have been reported in only sporadic cases. We present a patient with supratentorial PNET metastasizing to the lung, diagnosed 4 months after cerebral surgery.