Ricker Polsdorfer, MD
The first option for the treatment and management of
involves surgery. This is used both to establish a diagnosis as well as for therapeutic benefit. If surgery is not possible or does not completely remove the tumor,
may be used.
Treatment involves the following:
Brain tumor. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php. Updated May 28, 2013. Accessed June 4, 2013.
National Cancer Institute
website. Available at:
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/brain. Accessed June 4, 2013.
Last reviewed May 2015 by Mohei Abouzied, MD, FACP
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