Anaplastic oligodendroglioma responding favorably to intranasal delivery of perillyl alcohol: a case report and literature review.

@article{Fonseca2006AnaplasticOR,
  title={Anaplastic oligodendroglioma responding favorably to intranasal delivery of perillyl alcohol: a case report and literature review.},
  author={Cl{\'o}vis Orlando Da Fonseca and Marcos Masini and D{\'e}bora Omena Futuro and Regina O. Caetano and Cerli Rocha Gattass and Thereza F Quirico-Santos},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={66 6},
  pages={611-5}
}
BACKGROUND In recent years, molecular genetics and biology are exerting significant influence on the practice of neuro-oncology, with oligodendrogliomas being the most prominent example. To explore therapeutic strategies and evaluate the clinical results, we report a case of a patient with anaplastic oligodendroglioma managed with intranasal delivery of POH. CASE DESCRIPTION A 62 year-old white woman presented with complaints of seizures and frontal headache in June 1999. Nervous system… CONTINUE READING