Management and outcome of high-grade multicentric gliomas: a contemporary single-institution series and review of the literature

@article{Russo2013ManagementAO,
  title={Management and outcome of high-grade multicentric gliomas: a contemporary single-institution series and review of the literature},
  author={Paolo di Russo and P Perrini and Francesco Pasqualetti and Antonio Meola and Riccardo Vannozzi},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={2013},
  volume={155},
  pages={2245-2251}
}
Multicentric malignant gliomas are well-separated tumours in different lobes or hemispheres, without anatomical continuity between lesions. The purpose of this study was to explore the clinical features, the pathology and the outcome according to the management strategies in a consecutive series of patients treated at a single institution. In addition, an analysis of the existing literature is presented. For the institutional analysis, a retrospective review of all patients who underwent… CONTINUE READING