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Intraoperative Photodynamic Diagnosis of Brain Tumors Using 5-Aminolevulinic Acid

By Satoshi Utsuki, Hidehiro Oka and Kiyotaka Fujii

Submitted: November 4th 2010Reviewed: April 9th 2011Published: September 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/19788

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Satoshi Utsuki, Hidehiro Oka and Kiyotaka Fujii (September 22nd 2011). Intraoperative Photodynamic Diagnosis of Brain Tumors Using 5-Aminolevulinic Acid, Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors Ana Lucia Abujamra, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/19788. Available from:

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