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Study on minimally invasive laser & 'mini' craniotomy for 'inoperable' brain tumors

(University Hospitals Case Medical Center) A new paper in October issue of the journal Neurosurgical Focus finds the use of laser beneficial for the removal of large, 'inoperable' glioblastoma (GBM) and other types of brain tumors. The paper describes how the authors treat large, inoperable tumors safely with LITT combined with a very small craniotomy.
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