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Child's Nervous System

, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp 7–9 | Cite as

Supratentorial glioblastoma in children: a series of 27 surgically treated cases

  • Marco Artico
  • Luigi Cervoni
  • Paolo Celli
  • Maurizio Salvati
  • Lucio Palma
Original Papers

Abstract

Reporting a series of 27 supratentorial glioblastomas in pediatric patients treated surgically in the Department of Neurosurgical Sciences-Neurosurgery Section—of “La Sapienza” University of Rome, we discuss the principal clinical features, treatment and prognosis of the tumour with reference to the salient published series.

Key words

Glioblastoma Children Monstrocellular glioblastoma 

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© Springer-Verlag 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Artico
    • 1
  • Luigi Cervoni
    • 2
  • Paolo Celli
    • 2
  • Maurizio Salvati
    • 2
  • Lucio Palma
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Human Anatomy, Faculty of Pharmacology“La Sapienza” UniversityRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of Neurosurgical Sciences, Neurosurgery Section“La Sapienza” UniversityRomeItaly
  3. 3.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of SienaSienaItaly

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