Indications for surgery in patients with asymptomatic meningiomas based on an extensive experience.

@article{Yano2006IndicationsFS,
  title={Indications for surgery in patients with asymptomatic meningiomas based on an extensive experience.},
  author={Shigetoshi Yano and Jun-ichi Kuratsu},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={105 4},
  pages={
          538-43
        }
}
OBJECT To determine the indications for surgery in patients harboring asymptomatic meningiomas, the authors retrospectively analyzed the natural course and surgical outcome of asymptomatic meningiomas and then compared these to the natural course and surgical outcome of symptomatic meningiomas. METHODS Between 1989 and 2003, 1434 patients harboring meningiomas, who were treated in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan, were enrolled in this study. Six hundred three patients had asymptomatic lesions and… CONTINUE READING

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 63 CITATIONS, ESTIMATED 23% COVERAGE

Management options for cavernous sinus meningiomas

  • Journal of Neuro-Oncology
  • 2009
VIEW 5 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Key Word and Full-Text Search Incidental Meningiomas

VIEW 10 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND & RESULTS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

2007
2019

CITATION STATISTICS

  • 2 Highly Influenced Citations

  • Averaged 4 Citations per year over the last 3 years

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 16 REFERENCES

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…