Intraoperative arachnoid and cerebrospinal fluid sampling in children with posterior fossa brain tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arachnoid
  • Astrocytoma
  • Infratentorial Neoplasms

abstract

  • Intraoperative evidence of arachnoid infiltration or CSFCM dissemination in patients with posterior fossa brain tumors occurs at a variable frequency that is dependent on tumor type, correlates with conventional M stage, and may be predictive of outcome.

publication date

  • July 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1227/01.NEU.0000348011.98625.43

PubMed ID

  • 19574827

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 72

end page

  • 8; discussion 78

volume

  • 65

number

  • 1