The incidence of CSF leakages after implantation of Gliadel® Wafer for recurrent GBM

Juliane Schroeteler, Hans Jakob Steiger & Michael Sabel
Objective: Cerebro Spinal Fluid (CSF) leakage is a feared complication associated with the implantation of Gliadel® wafers. Pre-treatment with radiochemotherapy, reoperation and subsequent adjuvant treatment concepts might increase the risk of CSF leakage. Since implantation of Gliadel® wafers[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]