Successful outcome in a patient with glioma of brain with twin pregnancy

Anjali Rani, Prashanta Krishna Gupta

Abstract


We present a case of glioma in pregnant female with twin pregnancy. Gliomas during pregnancy are rare. Gliomas during pregnancy pose a risk to maternal and fetal life. The benefit-to-risk ratio should be carefully evaluated and discussed prior to get marriage and pregnancy. In present case, patient had non-specific symptom like seizure and no any focal neurological deficit, Caesarean Section (CS) was done at term with multidisciplinary group, including a neurosurgeon, obstetrician, anesthesiologist and neonatologist. She has been followed up to the present date and remains in good health.


Keywords


Glioma of brain, Twin pregnancy

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