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BACKGROUNDGerminoma is the most common type of germ cell tumor that develops intracranially. Germinomas usually grow in the midline structures, such as the pineal and suprasellar regions, and are rarely found in other locations. To the best of the authors' knowledge, no previous research has reported on growth of this tumor in the cranial vault.OBSERVATIONSThe authors reported an unusual case of primary cranial vault germinoma in a young adult. Macroscopically, the tumor had a solid-softdoi:10.3171/case2082 fatcat:u4zwvs5syfa4hnx4cy6k3b3bsy