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Tectal glioma

Glial tumors in the pineal region tend to have a good prognosis. Most midbrain glial tumors are low-grade astrocytomas. Signs and symptoms are related to hydrocephalus caused by obstruction at the cerebral aqueduct and in general, eye findings are conspicuously absent.

   
Tectal glioma
   


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