Spinal seeding of a pilocytic astrocytoma following multiple subtotal resections

Faruk Zorlu, Ugur Selek, Canan Akyuz, Arzu Ozturk, Figen Soylemezoglu, Nejat Akalan

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Abstract

We report the case of a 4-year-old girl presenting with spinal and leptomeningeal dissemination following several subtotal resections of cerebellar pilocytic astrocytomas.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)248-252
Number of pages5
JournalPediatric Neurosurgery
Volume41
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2005

Keywords

  • Pilocytic astrocytoma
  • Radiation
  • Spinal seeding

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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    Zorlu, F., Selek, U., Akyuz, C., Ozturk, A., Soylemezoglu, F., & Akalan, N. (2005). Spinal seeding of a pilocytic astrocytoma following multiple subtotal resections. Pediatric Neurosurgery, 41(5), 248-252. https://doi.org/10.1159/000087483