Cerebellar astrocytoma: experience with 54 cases surgically treated at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, from 1978 to 1990.

@article{Morreale1997CerebellarAE,
  title={Cerebellar astrocytoma: experience with 54 cases surgically treated at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, from 1978 to 1990.},
  author={V M Morreale and Michael J. Ebersold and Lynn M. Quast and Joseph E. Parisi},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={257-61}
}
A comprehensive review of the literature has shown that the treatment of choice for cerebellar astrocytomas has primarily been gross-total resection of the mass and gross-total resection of the enhancing portion of pilocytic astrocytomas. Most large scale studies of postresection survival rates of patients with cerebellar astrocytomas were conducted when… CONTINUE READING