[A Case of Symptomatic Cyst Formation after BCNU Wafer Implantation for Glioblastoma].

@article{Nakase2015ACO,
  title={[A Case of Symptomatic Cyst Formation after BCNU Wafer Implantation for Glioblastoma].},
  author={Kenta Nakase and Ryosuke Matsuda and Fumihiko Nishimura and Mitsutoshi Nakamura and Yasushi Motoyama and Young-Su Park and Hiroyuki Nakase},
  journal={No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={43 8},
  pages={747-52}
}
We report a case of a 56-year-old woman admitted to our hospital for status epilepticus. Three months before hospitalization, the patient underwent gross total removal of a glioblastoma with BCNU wafer implantation in the left parietal lobe. The cavity was subsequently lined with five BCNU wafers. After admission, magnetic resonance imaging(MRI)showed cyst… CONTINUE READING