Long-term survival in a patient with intramedullary glioblastoma in the thoracic region

K. Franz, E. Hattingen & V. Seifert
Objective: Spinal intramedullary glioblastoma (GBM) is a rare tumor with a very poor prognosis. Among the published cases mean survival period 19 months (3 to 36). We report the course of the disease in a patient with thoracic GBM from first symptoms to death from July 2006 until January 2011. Methods:[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]