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VP shunt was implanted after cranio-pharyngeoma surgery and bilateral ommaya reservoir implantation was carried out because of his hydrocephalus.
Since administration of intrathecal chemotherapy is an important component of the treatment of ALL (3), an Ommaya reservoir was subsequently inserted to allow the patient to complete therapy.
At this point, with a high clinical suspicion for primary CNS NHL, an Ommaya reservoir was placed and the patient was given intrathecal and systemic methotrexate.