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Gliomatosis cerebri: a brain tumour which is too difficult to treat?

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Gliomatosis cerebri is a rare form of primary diffuse brain tumour first described by Nevin in 1938. It was originally considered to be a post-mortem diagnosis before Troost et al reported a clinically diagnosed case in 1987. However antemortem diagnosis remains difficult due to vague clinical symptoms and often non-specific findings on CT scanning. Gliomatosis cerebri has been classified by the World Health Organization as an infiltrative tumoural process, which involves at least two, and us...

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Journal:
Scottish medical journal
Volume:
43
Issue:
3
Pages:
84-86
Publication date:
1998-06-01
ISSN:
0036-9330
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:251633
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uuid:8c755662-3c2b-4d04-ac65-8df06c12cab4
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pubs:251633
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251633
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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