Intraoperative Speech Mapping in 17 Bilingual Patients Undergoing Resection of a Mass Lesion Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Mapping
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Cerebral Cortex
  • Monitoring, Intraoperative
  • Multilingualism
  • Speech

abstract

  • Although no site was identified in the majority of the patients, those individuals in whom a site was identified demonstrate that bilingual patients undergoing tumor resection should be mapped for all languages regardless of patient age before it is decided which cortical and subcortical areas are safe to remove.

publication date

  • January 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 14683547

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 113

end page

  • 7; discussion 118

volume

  • 54

number

  • 1