CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 · IJNS 2017; 06(03): 216-219
DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1601356
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Metastatic Adenocarcinoma Cerebrum Mimicking Tuberculoma in Pregnancy: A Case Report with Review of literature

Rahul Awasthi1, Nilesh Jain1, Shrikant Rege1, Raghwan Iyengar1, Abhishek Songara1
  • 1Department of Neurosurgery, Sri Aurobindo Medical College and PG Institute, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
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07 April 2015

23 January 2017

Publication Date:
21 April 2017 (eFirst)


Brain tumors in pregnancy are rare phenomenon with variable outcomes. We present a case of adenocarcinoma cerebrum originated from the lung in a 24-year-old primigravida woman. The patient was operated successfully, and 6-month postoperative period was uneventful. A female child was born with cesarean section at full term.