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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 591272, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/591272
Case Report

Short Interval Infield Sarcoma Development following Resection of Glioblastoma and Adjuvant Radiotherapy and Temozolomide

Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, McGill University and Department of Neurosurgery, McGill University Health Centre, 3801 University Avenue, 109 Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 2B4

Received 24 June 2013; Accepted 24 July 2013

Academic Editor: Lothar Bergmann

Copyright © 2013 Fahad E. Alotaibi and Kevin Petrecca. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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