Preoperative activation and intraoperative stimulation of language-related areas in patients with glioma.

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OBJECTIVE Evaluation of the accuracy of preoperative localization of language-related cortex by magnetic resonance imaging-guided positron emission tomography. METHODS Patients with gliomas in the left dominant hemisphere were examined preoperatively with magnetic resonance imaging-guided positron emission tomography and intraoperatively by electrical… (More)

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@article{Herholz1997PreoperativeAA, title={Preoperative activation and intraoperative stimulation of language-related areas in patients with glioma.}, author={Karl Herholz and H. J. Reulen and Hans-Burkhardt von Stockhausen and Amber Thiel and Josef Ilmberger and Judd B. Kessler and Wilhelm Eisner and Tarek Yousry and W. D. Heiss}, journal={Neurosurgery}, year={1997}, volume={41 6}, pages={1253-60; discussion 1260-2} }