A clinico-pathological study of 29 cases of gliosarcoma with special reference to two unique variants.

@article{Sarkar1997ACS,
  title={A clinico-pathological study of 29 cases of gliosarcoma with special reference to two unique variants.},
  author={Chitra Sarkar and Mehar Chand Sharma and K Sudha and Shailesh B. Gaikwad and Abhay Varma},
  journal={The Indian journal of medical research},
  year={1997},
  volume={106},
  pages={229-35}
}
In the present series, the clinical and pathological features of 29 patients of gliosarcoma diagnosed over a 12 yr period (1984-1995) are reviewed. Gliosarcomas constituted 0.48 per cent of all intracranial tumours and 4.9 per cent of all cases of glioblastoma multiforme. Most patients (68.6%) with these tumours were above 40 yr of age. However, an interesting observation in the present series was that 10.3 per cent of patients (3/29) were below 14 yr of age, the youngest being 9 months. A male… CONTINUE READING

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