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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Obermueller, Thomas; Schaeffner, Michael; Gerhardt, Julia; Meyer, Bernhard; Ringel, Florian; Krieg, Sandro M 
Title:
Risks of postoperative paresis in motor eloquently and non-eloquently located brain metastases. 
Abstract:
When treating cerebral metastases all involved multidisciplinary oncological specialists have to cooperate closely to provide the best care for these patients. For the resection of brain metastasis several studies reported a considerable risk of new postoperative paresis. Pre- and perioperative chemotherapy (Ctx) or radiotherapy (Rtx) alter vasculature and adjacent fiber tracts on the one hand, and many patients already present with paresis prior to surgery on the other hand. As such factors wer...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
BMC Cancer 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
14 
Pages contribution:
21 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Neurochirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik