Key Points

• Intraventricular and pineal region tumors often present with hydrocephalus.

• Diagnosis is usually based on characteristic imaging features. Serum or CSF markers can add additional diagnostic information in some tumors.

• Surgical approaches to anterior intraventric-ular tumors are accomplished using open surgery or endoscopic techniques.

• Pineal region tumors comprise a number of histologic subtypes, some of which are exquisitely sensitive to radiotherapy.

• Posterior surgical approaches to pineal tumors are effective in safely resecting these tumors and establishing the diagnosis. Additional chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy is indicated for some tumors.

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