Remission of a cerebral anaplastic astrocytoma after treatment with Rituximab: Case report

Maria Angela Samis Zella, Rüdiger Sorg, Hans-Jakob Steiger, Günther Schmutz & Michael Sabel
Objective: The simultaneous occurrence of a B-cell lymphoma and a cerebral glioma is a very rare condition. Adjuvant treatment options for both malignancies are very different. B-cell lymphomas respond to monoclonal antibody therapy while high-grade gliomas (HGGs) are treated with radiation therapy [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]