Giant cell glioblastoma multiforme: report of a case with prolonged survival and transformation to gliosarcoma


Giant cell glioblastomas (GCGs) and gliosarcomas are rare histological variants of glioblastoma multiforme (GBMs). The mean age of occurrence in GCG is 42 years, but occasional cases have been documented in children under 10 years of age. Clinically, they are associated with a better prognosis than conventional GBMs, with few reports documenting prolonged… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00381-005-1239-9

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