Intracranial meningiomas and neurofibromatosis type 2

  title={Intracranial meningiomas and neurofibromatosis type 2},
  author={Rabih Aboukais and Fahed Zairi and Marc Baroncini and Nicolas-Xavier Bonne and St{\'e}phane Schapira and Christophe Vincent and J. Lejeune},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
In spite of the few clinical studies regarding the occurrence of intracranial meningiomas, their prognosis in neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) has not been accurately assessed and their management remains controversial. This study aims to compare NF2 patients with intracranial meningiomas to those without, and consequently to identify prognostic factors in attempt to improve the management of these tumors. This retrospective study includes a total of 80 NF2 patients followed at Lille Hospital… CONTINUE READING