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Title Meningiomas / edited by Joung H. Lee
Published New York ; London : Springer, [2010]
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Contents Falcine meningiomas -- Olfactory groove/planum sphenoidale meningiomas -- Tuberculum sellae meningiomas -- Anterior clinoidal meningiomas -- Optic nerve sheath meningiomas I: aggressive surgical management -- Optic nerve sheath meningiomas II: conservative management with fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy -- Lateral and middle sphenoid wing meningiomas -- Orbitosphenoid meningiomas -- Cavernous sinus meningiomas: conservative surgical management -- Temporal bone meningiomas -- Posterior clinioidal meningiomas -- Petroclival and upper clival meningiomas I: an overview of surgical approaches -- Petroclival and upper clival meningiomas II: anterior transpetrosal approach -- Petroclival and upper clival meningiomas III: combined anterior and posterior approach -- Petrous meningiomas I: an overview -- Petrous meningiomas II: ventral, posterior and superior subtypes -- Foramen magnum meningiomas -- Cerebellar convexity meningiomas -- Tentorial meningiomas -- Torcular, transverse and sigmoid sinus meningiomas -- Falcotentorial and pineal region meningiomas -- Intraventricular meningiomas -- Jugular foramen meningiomas I -- Jugular foramen meningiomas II: an otologist's approach, perspective, and experience -- Spinal meningiomas -- Pediatric meningiomas -- NF2/multiple meningiomas -- Peritumoral edema -- Primary ectopic meningiomas -- Management of arterial encasement by intracranial meningiomas -- Venous reconstruction in the management of intracranial meningiomas -- Dural reconstruction in meningiomas surgery
Meningiomas: historical perspective -- Epidemiology -- Human meninges: anatomy and its role in meningioma pathogenesis -- Meninges: embryology -- Pathology of meningiomas -- Natural history, growth rates, and recurrence -- Diagnostic neuroradiology: CT, MRI, fMRI, MRS, PET, and octreotide SPECT -- Meningiomas: imaging mimics -- Preoperative embolization of meningiomas -- Neuro-ophthalmic evaluations in patients with meningiomas -- Meningioma tumorigenesis: an overview of etiologic factors -- Molecular basis of meningioma tumorigenesis and progression -- Meningiomas of the central neuraxis: unique tumors -- Radiation-induced meningioma: historical perspective, presentation, management, and genetics -- Emerging treatment modalities I: cyclooxygenase-2 as a therapeutic target for meningioma tumor growth -- Emerging treatment modalities II: gene therapy for meningiomas -- Management options and surgical principles: an overview -- Operative outcome following meningioma surgery: a personal experience of 600 cases -- Factors influencing outcome in meningioma surgery -- The novel?CLASS? algorithmic scale for patient selection in meningioma surgery -- Endoscopy in meningioma surgery: basic principles, applications, and indications -- Image-guided surgery for meningiomas -- Meningiomas and epilepsy -- Surgical correction of postoperative strabismus -- Recent advances in therapeutic radiation: an overview -- Conventional radiation for meningiomas -- Gamma knife surgery for meningiomas -- Linear accelerator radiosurgery for meningiomas -- Brachytherapy for meningiomas -- Medical therapy for meningiomas -- Convexity meningiomas -- Parasagittal meningiomas
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Subject Meningioma.
Meningioma -- diagnosis.
Meningioma -- etiology.
Meningioma -- therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Lee, Joung H.
ISBN 1846287847
9781846287848