KARL ROTHSCHILD, M.D.
Brain tumors and especially cerebellar tumors are so frequently seen—and so frequently overlooked—that it seems justifiable to publish a report of some unusual findings in a journal read by the internist. The present paper intends to deal with one phase of the problem, the cerebellar tumors of children and young adults.
In 1925, Bailey and Cushing1 published an extensive study of these tumors. They report that the initial symptoms were those of increased intracranial tension of abrupt onset, starting only a few months before admission to the hospital. Only occasionally headache was present, usually attributed to some gastric upset. As
ROTHSCHILD K. Medulloblastoma Cerebelli12: A Case with Autopsy: Midline Cerebellar Tumors in Children and Young Adults. Ann Intern Med. ;5:643–650. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-5-5-643
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;5(5):643-650.
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