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Multifocal and Multicentric Glioblastoma with Leptomeningeal Gliomatosis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Table 1

Literature review of studies on concomitant supratentorial and infratentorial glioblastomas in adults*.

Authors and year Case no. Age (yrs), sexLocationHistopathology TreatmentOverall survival (mos)
SupratentorialInfratentorialSupratentorialInfratentorial

Present study172, MRt posterior periventricular regionRt cerebellar hemisphereGlioblastomaGlioblastomaSTR, TMZ, and WBXRT3

Salunke et al. [34], 2010250, MRt insulaCerebellar vermisGrade II astrocytomaGlioblastomaSTR, WBXRT18

Kotwica and Papierz, 1992 [36]353, FLt temporal lobeCerebellar vermisGlioblastomaPilocytic astrocytomaGTR10

Salvati et al. [8], 1991447, MRt frontal lobeLt cerebellar hemisphereGlioblastomaGrade III astrocytomaBiopsy2
542, MRt temporal lobePonsGlioblastomaGlioblastomaGTRPostoperative mortality
656, FLt frontoparietal lobesRt cerebellar hemisphereGlioblastomaGlioblastomaBiopsy, Chemotx, and WBXRT7

Kudo et al. [12], 1990774, MRt occipital lobeRt cerebellar hemisphereGlioblastomaGlioblastomaSTR2

Bussone et al. [20], 1979849, MRt thalamusRt CPAGlioblastomaGlioblastomaNone4

Takeda et al. [9], 1976956, MCorpus callosumCerebellar vermisGlioblastomaGlioblastomaUnknown3

Ishida and Nakagawa [37], 19721053, MRt frontal lobeBrainstemGlioblastomaGlioblastomaUnknown18

Salles et al. [38], 19671124, MLt temporal lobeLt cerebellar hemisphereGlioblastomaGlioblastomaUnknown8

Kijima et al. [39], 19621231, MRt temporal lobeBrainstemGlioblastomaGlioblastomaUnknown3

STR: subtotal resection; GTR: gross-total resection; TMZ: temozolomide; WBXRT: whole brain radiotherapy; Chemotx: chemotherapy; CPA: cerebellopontine angle.

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