Postoperative chemotherapy and delayed radiation in infants and very young children with choroid plexus carcinomas. The Pediatric Oncology Group.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Eight infants with choroid plexus carcinomas were treated with surgery, prolonged postoperative chemotherapy and delayed radiation. The results suggest that some infants with choroid plexus carcinomas can be successfully treated with multimodality therapy, even allowing children with less than a gross total resection to have prolonged disease-free intervals.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Duffner, PK; Kun, LE; Burger, PC; Horowitz, ME; Cohen, ME; Sanford, RA; Krischer, JP; Mulhern, RK; James, HE; Rekate, HL

Published Date

  • 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 189 - 196

PubMed ID

  • 7619719

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1016-2291

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1159/000120900


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Switzerland