Intracranial tumors of the first year of life. A cooperative survey of the 1986-1987 Education Committee of the ISPN.

@article{Rocco1991IntracranialTO,
  title={Intracranial tumors of the first year of life. A cooperative survey of the 1986-1987 Education Committee of the ISPN.},
  author={Concezio Di Rocco and Aldo Iannelli and Antonello M. P. Ceddia},
  journal={Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={150-3}
}
The introduction of new diagnostic tools for neuroimaging has resulted in the early recognition of congenital brain tumors. In the present report the authors describe an International Multicenter Series of 886 children with brain tumor, in whom the diagnosis was obtained during the first 12 months of life. Most of the tumors were located within the supratentorial compartment. In spite of a relatively high operative mortality, surgery still appears to be the more effective therapy. Radiotherapy… CONTINUE READING

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