5-ALA induced fluorescence guided resection in meningiomas

M.E. El-Khatib, H.J. Steiger & J.F. Cornelius
Objective: For skull base meningiomas as well as for malignant meningiomas an accurate discrimination between tumor and normal brain tissue is essential to achieve complete resection. In glioma surgery the role of 5-ALA fluorescence guided resection is well established. There are several reports about[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]