Onset is usually in adulthood and rarely in childhood. Signs and symptoms include ataxia, headache, motor and sensory deficits, nausea, vomiting, and back pain. Symptoms occur due to direct compression or hemorrhage from the tumor.
Management includes surgical excision, and the prognosis is favorable if diagnosed early.
D18.00 – Hemangioma unspecified site
81201000 – Hemangioblastoma
Differential Diagnosis & Pitfalls