Management of diffuse glioma in children: a retrospective study of 27 cases and review of literature.

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Gliomas are the most common CNS tumours in children and present either as circumscribed tumours or diffusely infiltrative neoplasms. Diffuse gliomas develop both in the cerebral hemispheres and the brainstem and have a poor prognosis. Guidelines for the therapy of these tumours are still debated. In this study, we reviewed the clinical features of 27… (More)

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@article{Piette2008ManagementOD, title={Management of diffuse glioma in children: a retrospective study of 27 cases and review of literature.}, author={Caroline Piette and Manuel Deprez and Jacques Daniel Born and Alex Michotte and Carine Munaut and M H Closon and Isabelle Rutten and Marie-Françoise Dresse and Patricia Forget and V{\'e}ronique Schmitz and Jean-Paul Misson and Claire Hoyoux}, journal={Acta neurologica Belgica}, year={2008}, volume={108 2}, pages={35-43} }