Recommended Reading for Supratentorial Low-Grade Gliomas in Children

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  • Berger MS, Deliganis AV, Dobbins J, et al: The effect of extent of resection on recurrence in patients with low grade cerebral hemisphere gliomas. Cancer 74:1784-1791, 1994
  • Janny P, Cure H, Mohr M, et al.: Low grade supratentorial astrocytomas. Management and prognosis factors. Cancer 73:1937-1945, 1994
  • Wessels PH, Weber WE, Raven G, et al: Supratentorial grade II astrocytoma: biological features and clinical course. Lancet Neurol 2:395-403, 2003
  • Whittle IR: The dilemma of low-grade glioma. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75(Suppl 2): ii31-36, 2004
  • Beaumont A, Whittle IR: The pathogenesis of tumour associated epilepsy. Acta Neurochir (Wien) 142:1-15, 2000
  • Berger MS, Ghatan S, Haglund MM, et al: Low-grade gliomas associated with intractable epilepsy: seizure outcome utilizing electrocorticography during tumor resection. J Neurosurg 79:62-69, 1993
  • Bourgeois M, DiRocco F, Roujeau T, et al: Epilepsy and focal lesions in children. Surgical management. Neurochirurgie 54:362-365, 2008
  • Briton JW, Cascino GD, Sharbrough FW, et al: Low-grade glial neoplasms and intractable partial epilepsy: efficacy of surgical treatment. Epilepsia 35:1130-1135, 1994
  • Chang EF, Potts MB, Keles GE, et al: Seizure characteristics and control following resection in 332 patients with low-grade gliomas. J Neurosurg 108:227-235, 2008
  • Claus EB, Horlacher A, Hsu L, et al: Survival rates in patients with low-grade glioma after intraoperative magnetic resonance image guidance. Cancer 103:1227-1233, 2005