Pilocytic astrozytomas in adults. Follow-up in 29 patients

K. Franz, E. Hattingen & V. Seifert
Objective: Pilocytic astrocytomas (PA) are in general tumors of childhood and adolescence. They present as a circumscribed slow-growing lesion usually found in the cerebellum and optic-hypothalamic region, but it can be localized in the cerebral hemispheres. It is the most common glioma in children,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]