Subarachnoid dissemination of intraventricular tumors following simultaneous endoscopic biopsy and third ventriculostomy: Clinical article Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biopsy
  • Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms
  • Endoscopy
  • Meningeal Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Seeding
  • Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
  • Pinealoma
  • Subarachnoid Space
  • Third Ventricle
  • Ventriculostomy

abstract

  • The rate of leptomeningeal metastasis of tumors in this biopsy and ETV study was not increased when compared with rates from large series in the literature.

publication date

  • January 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3171/2009.7.PEDS0971

PubMed ID

  • 20043737

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 61

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 5

number

  • 1