Neurology 2017 Mar 22. Epub 2017 Mar 22.
From the Departments of Neurology (J.M., S.M.M., D.H.G.) and Radiology (R.C.M.), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; Division of Oncology (A.C.S., M.J.F.), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA; Center for Neuroscience of Behavioral Medicine (A.S., R.J.P.), Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC; Division of Academic General Pediatrics (R.L.), Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, IL; and Department of Pediatrics (M.J.F.), The Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
: To define the clinical and radiologic features of brainstem gliomas (BSGs) in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1).Methods
: We performed a retrospective cross-sectional study of 133 children with NF1 and concurrent BSGs cared for at 4 NF1 referral centers. BSG was determined using radiographic criteria. Read More