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Primary Intracranial Tumors

Edited by Erasmo Barros Da Silva Junior

Instituto de Neurologia de Curitiba, Brazil


This book covers specific chapters with fundamental and current concepts about the main primary intracranial tumors, aimed at general neurosurgeons, neurologists, oncologists, radiotherapists, and residents. They are everyday situations from the subspecialist routine that can become challenging for professionals outside referenced centers or working alone.

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Primary Intracranial TumorsEdited by Erasmo Barros Da Silva Junior

Published: March 13th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.75418

ISBN: 978-1-78985-406-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-405-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-080-5

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Atypical and Anaplastic Meningiomas: Diagnosis and Treatment

By Erasmo Barros da Silva Jr, Gustavo Simiano Jung, Joseph Franklin Chenisz da Silva and Ricardo Ramina


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2. Molecular Diagnostics and Pathology of Major Brain Tumors

By Frank Y. Shan, E. Castro, Amelia Sybenga, Sanjib Mukherjee, Erxi Wu, Karming Fung, The Li, Ekokobe Fonkem, Jason H. Huang and A. Rao


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3. Potential Use of Long Noncoding RNAs as Biomarkers for Astrocytoma

By Ruth Ruiz Esparza-Garrido, Alicia Siordia-Reyes, Gerardo Sánchez, Griselda Ramírez and Miguel Velázquez-Flores


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4. Neurosurgical Tools to Improve Safety and Survival in Patients with Intracranial Tumors: Neuronavigation, MRI, and 5-ALA

By Luis Fernando Moura da Silva, Guilherme Augusto de Souza Machado and Ricardo Ramina


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5. Management of Refractory/Aggressive Pituitary Adenomas Review of Current Treatment Options

By Congxin Dai, Xiaohai Liu, Sihai Ma, Ming Feng, Xinjie Bao, Kan Deng, Yong Yao, Renzhi Wang, DX. Feng, E. Fonkem, Frank Y. Shan and Jason H. Huang


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6. Vestibular Schwannomas: Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment

By Gustavo Jung and Ricardo Ramina


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7. The Systemic Treatment of Glioma

By Johnny Camargo


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8. Role of Radiotherapy in High Grade Glioma

By Henrique Balloni


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