Table 1

Basic characteristics of patients with cerebellar lesions

Patient No Age Sex Aetiology of cerebellar disorder Date of onset of disorder/ operation Localisation of
cerebellar lesion
Total WFN ataxia score Extra-cerebellar signs
129MMedulloblastoma1996Midline28/100None
227MAstrocytoma1976Midline0/100None
322MAstrocytoma1992Midline6/100None
411FAstrocytoma1996Midline21/100None
515MAstrocytoma1992Midline28/100None
619MAstrocytoma1994Midline8/100None
739MIDCA1977Diffuse36/100None
853MSCA61984Diffuse41/100None
958FHaemangioblastoma1984+1991Right cerebellar hemisphere3/100None
1064MHaemorrhagic stroke1993Right cerebellar hemisphere2/100None
  • M=Male; F=female; IDCA=idiopathic cerebellar ataxia; SCA=spinocerebellar ataxia; WFN=World Federation of Neurology; WFN ataxia score: maximum score=100, the higher the score the worse the clinical ataxia.