Predictive measures and outcomes of extent of resection in juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • PURPOSE: The present study aims to determine the tumor-related, clinical, and demographic factors associated with extent of resection (EOR) and post-operative outcomes in JPA patients. METHODS: All patients with JPA, identified from a single-center brain tumour data base, were included in this retrospective analysis. Pre-operative MRI scans were reviewed by a single neurosurgeon blinded to the EOR. JPA cases that exhibited no residual tumor post-operatively were assigned to the GTR group, all other tumors were assigned to the

authors

  • Maharaj, Arjuna
  • Manoranjan, Branavan
  • Verhey, Leonard H
  • Fleming, Adam J
  • Farrokhyar, Forough
  • Almenawer, Saleh
  • Singh, Sheila K
  • Yarascavitch, Blake

publication date

  • August 2019