Chemotherapy improves the survival of patients with choroid plexus carcinoma: a meta-analysis of individual cases with choroid plexus tumors

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Background Choroid plexus carcinomas (CPC) are rare brain tumors with a dismal prognosis. Although the role of surgery has been well established, the question of whether chemotherapy improves the prognosis is still under discussion. Methods We created a database of all cases of choroid plexus tumors (CPT) reported in the literature up to the year 2004 to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11060-007-9428-x

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