The prognostic significance of postoperative residual contrast enhancement on CT scan in pediatric patients with medulloblastoma


The clinical and therapeutic features of 20 patients with medulloblastoma treated at Childrens' Hospital and Medical Center, Seattle, from 1980 to 1987, were retrospectively analyzed with regard to prognosis. The overall actuarial 5-year survival rate was 63%, with 57% of patients free from recurrence at 5 years. Residual contrast enhancement on CT scans… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00172602


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