On the Horizon for Supratentorial Low-Grade Gliomas in Children

This page was last updated on May 9th, 2017

  • Improving tumor imaging: Intraoperative MRI may prove useful for increasing the proportion of tumor resection by visualizing any remaining tumor that might be extirpated before the surgery is completed.
  • Improving tumor identification: Molecular genetics and immunohistochemical studies will help to evaluate these tumors and may offer alternative treatments to surgery.