Medical therapies for meningiomas

@article{Wen2010MedicalTF,
  title={Medical therapies for meningiomas},
  author={Patrick Yung Chih Wen and Eudocia C. Quant and Jan Drappatz and Rameen Beroukhim and Andrew David Norden},
  journal={Journal of Neuro-Oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={99},
  pages={365-378}
}
Meningiomas are the most common primary brain tumor in adults. Although the majority of these tumors can be effectively treated with surgery and radiation therapy, an important subset of patients have inoperable tumors, or develop recurrent disease after surgery and radiotherapy, and require some form of medical therapy. There are increasing numbers of studies evaluating various medical therapies but the results remain disappointing. Chemotherapies and hormonal therapies have been generally… CONTINUE READING

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