USMLE step 2 Mcq 172:A 10 year old girl with mild mental retardation is known to have tuberous sclerosis

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Question:
A 10 year old girl with mild mental retardation is known to have tuberous sclerosis. She is complaining of a recent onset of headaches together with severe vomiting which are waking her up in the middle of the night. Which of the following pathologies would you most likely suspect.

a) meningioma
b) optic nerve glioma
c) giant cell astrocytoma
d) metastatic neuroblastoma
e) choroid plexus papilloma


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