The role of resection alone in select children with intracranial ependymoma: the Canadian Pediatric Brain Tumour Consortium experience

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Gross total resection (GTR) of intracranial ependymoma is an accepted goal. More controversial is radiotherapy deferral. This study reports on children treated with gross total resection who did not receive upfront adjuvant radiotherapy. We conducted a retrospective review of children with intracranial ependymoma in 12 Canadian centers. Patients who had GTR… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00381-014-2575-4

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@article{Ailon2014TheRO, title={The role of resection alone in select children with intracranial ependymoma: the Canadian Pediatric Brain Tumour Consortium experience}, author={T Ailon and Christopher Perry Dunham and Anne-Sophie Carret and Uri Tabori and P. Daniel Mcneely and Shayna M. Zelcer and Beverley A. Wilson and Lucie Lafay-Cousin and Donna Lynn Johnston and David D Eisenstat and Marianna P Silva and Nada Jabado and Karen Jane Goddard and Chris Fryer and Glenda Hendson and Cynthia E. Hawkins and Sandra E. Dunn and Stephen S F Yip and Ashutosh Singhal and Juliette Hukin}, journal={Child's Nervous System}, year={2014}, volume={31}, pages={57-65} }