Spinal Cord and Intradural-Extraparenchymal Spinal Tumors: Current Best Care Practices and Strategies

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The management of patients with intradural spinal tumors differs in many respects from approaches taken for patients with intracranial tumors. Intramedullary lesions are often completely surrounded by normal spinal cord, displacing vital functional tracts eccentrically. Extramedullary lesions can drastically compress the spinal cord and nerve roots… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/B:NEON.0000041889.71136.62

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@article{Parsa2004SpinalCA, title={Spinal Cord and Intradural-Extraparenchymal Spinal Tumors: Current Best Care Practices and Strategies}, author={Andrew T. Parsa and Janet I. Lee and Ian F. Parney and Philip Weinstein and Paul Mccormick and Christopher P. Ames}, journal={Journal of Neuro-Oncology}, year={2004}, volume={69}, pages={291-318} }