Fluorescence-guided resection of cerebral metastasis

Marcel A. Kamp, Philipp Grosser, Philipp Slotty, Jörg Felsberg, Hans-Jakob Steiger & Michael Sabel
Objective: Microsurgical, circumferential stripping of cerebral metastases from the surrounding brain tissue often proves to be insufficient to prevent local recurrences. For malignant gliomas, 5-ALA derived fluorescence guided surgery (FGS) has drastically improved the rate of complete resections. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]