Giant cell glioblastoma in the pediatric age group

Report of two cases

Sachin Anil Borkar, G. Lakshmiprasad, Kiran Chikkanahalli Subbarao, Mehar Chand Sharma, Ashok K. Mahapatra

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Abstract

Giant cell glioblastoma multiforme is a rare subgroup of glioblastoma multiforme. It constitutes about 5% of all glioblastoma cases. Pediatric giant cell glioblastoma is extremely rare. We report two such cases of giant cell glioblastoma in pediatric age group (≤18 years). The pertinent literature is reviewed regarding this uncommon entity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)38-40
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatric Neurosciences
Volume8
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2013

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Glioblastoma
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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Borkar, Sachin Anil ; Lakshmiprasad, G. ; Subbarao, Kiran Chikkanahalli ; Sharma, Mehar Chand ; Mahapatra, Ashok K. / Giant cell glioblastoma in the pediatric age group : Report of two cases. In: Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences. 2013 ; Vol. 8, No. 1. pp. 38-40.
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