Surgical management of medium and large petroclival meningiomas: a single institution’s experience of 199 cases with long-term follow-up

Abstract

Petroclival meningiomas (PCMs) were once regarded as ‘inoperable’ due to their complex anatomy and limited surgical exposure. This study aimed to evaluate the long-term outcomes of surgically treated PCMs larger than 2 cm. A series of 199 consecutive patients (137 females, 68.8 %) with PCMs larger than 2 cm from between 1993 and 2003 were included. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00701-015-2671-6

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