Neuroblastoma pp 337-342 | Cite as

Surgical Strategies for Neuroblastoma with Spinal Canal Involvement

  • Luca PioEmail author
  • Thomas Blanc
  • Christophe Glorion
  • Stephanie Puget
  • Michel Zerah
  • Sabine Sarnacki


Neuroblastoma with spinal canal involvement represents about 5% and 15% of children affected by neuroblastic tumours.

Despite the last years, chemotherapy represents the treatment of choice at diagnosis, also in case of neurologic symptoms and signs, the surgical treatment remains a fundamental instrument for the management of Neuroblastoma with spinal canal involvement.

Surgical strategies will be discussed taking into account the pediatric neurosurgeons’ and visceral surgeons’ points of view.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luca Pio
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Thomas Blanc
    • 1
    • 2
  • Christophe Glorion
    • 3
    • 4
  • Stephanie Puget
    • 2
    • 5
  • Michel Zerah
    • 2
    • 5
  • Sabine Sarnacki
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryNecker - Enfants Malades Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de ParisParisFrance
  2. 2.University of ParisParisFrance
  3. 3.Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hôpital Necker-Enfants MaladesUniversity of ParisParisFrance
  4. 4.Department of Pediatric Orthopedics, Hôpital Necker-Enfants MaladesAssistance Publique-Hôpitaux de ParisParisFrance
  5. 5.Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Hôpital Necker-Enfants MaladesAssistance Publique-Hôpitaux de ParisParisFrance

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