Cognitive and academic outcome after benign or malignant cerebellar tumor in children.

  title={Cognitive and academic outcome after benign or malignant cerebellar tumor in children.},
  author={Delphine Callu and Delphine Viguier and Françoise Laroussinie and S Puget and Nathalie Boddaert and Virginie Kieffer and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Piana and Sylvie Escolano and Dominique R{\'e}nier and C Sainte-Rose and J Grill and Georges Dellatolas},
  journal={Cognitive and behavioral neurology : official journal of the Society for Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology},
  volume={22 4},
OBJECTIVE To examine the impact of malignancy and location of the cerebellar tumor on motor, cognitive, and psychologic outcome. BACKGROUND Although many studies focus on long-term outcome after cerebellar tumor treatment in childhood, the impact of its precise location remains unclear. PATIENTS AND METHODS Children, aged from 6 to 13 years, with a cerebellar malignant tumor (MT; MT group, n=20) or a cerebellar benign tumor (BT; BT group, n=19) were examined at least 6 months after the end… CONTINUE READING


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