Low grade glioma is a group of WHO grade II tumours including diffuse astrocytoma, oligodendroglioma, and oligoastrocytoma. Strong evidence exists in literature now to support early surgery and higher extent of safe resection in improving outcomes. In this review, we are highlighting some of the important studies done in the last few years specifically addressing timing of surgery and extent of resection.
JPMA: Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
Muhammad Shahzad Shamim, .
(2017). Extent of resection and timing of surgery in adult low grade glioma. JPMA: Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 67(6), 959-961.
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