Stereotactic brachytherapy with 125Iodine seeds (SBT) for the treatment of inoperable low grade gliomas in children: Long-term outcome of 147 patients

M.I. Ruge, T. Simon, B. Suchorska, R. Lehrke, C. Hamisch, H. Treuer, F. Berthold, V. Sturm & J. Voges
Objective: Resection is widely considered as the gold standard for the treatment of Low Grade Gliomas (LGG) WHO Grade I & II in childhood. However, approximately half of these patients are inoperable due to tumour localization in highly eloquent brain areas. Scarce reports have suggested stereotactic[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]