[Usefulness of neoadjuvant brachytherapy in the treatment of pineoblastoma: a case report].

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The treatment strategy and prognosis of pineal cell tumors are still subjects of debate because of their rarity and the mixture of pineoblastoma and pineocytoma as components. Pineoblastoma is believed to be the more malignant tumor and total gross resection of this tumor is very difficult because of its invasive tendency and location. Although the… (More)

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@article{Tada1996UsefulnessON, title={[Usefulness of neoadjuvant brachytherapy in the treatment of pineoblastoma: a case report].}, author={Eiji Tada and K. Matsumoto and S. Tomita and Toshiya Furuta and Tomoyo Ohmoto}, journal={No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery}, year={1996}, volume={24 5}, pages={481-5} }