Clinical experience with hydrocephalus induced by leptomeningeal metastasis and implications for neurosurgical treatment

Claudius Friedel, Sönke Langner, Henry W. S. Schroeder & Jörg Baldauf
Objective: Leptomeningeal metastasis (LM) represents a rare but devastating manifestation of primary as well as secondary brain tumors. Approximately 2–5 % of patients with solid tumors are affected. Repeatedly it has been reported that metastatic cells within the subarachnoid space may [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]