Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Ganglioneuroma Complications

Complications of ganglioneuroma include:

  • Pressure on a nearby structures:
    • The brain
    • Spinal cord
    • Peripheral nerves
    • Structures inside the abdomen
  • Spread of the tumor to other areas of the body
  • Side effects of chemotherapy
  • Side effects of radiation therapy

Side effects of chemotherapy may include:

Complications of radiation therapy may include:

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Ganglioneuroma References
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  2. McLendon RE, Provenzale J. Glioneuronal tumors of the central nervous system. Brain Tumor Pathol. 2002;19(2):51-8. [12622133]
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