Brain Tumor Reports
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Volume 14 Number 7
July 2012


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CONTENTS



BRAIN TUMORS
CEREBELLAR LIPONEUROCYTOMA
CHORDOID GLIOMA OF THE THIRD VENTRICLE
CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA
GERM CELL TUMORS
GLIOMAS
MEDULLOBLASTOMA
MENINGIOMA
METASTATIC TUMORS





BRAIN TUMORS



Attia A, Rapp SR, Case LD, D'Agostino R, Lesser G, Naughton M, McMullen K, Rosdhal R, Shaw EG.
Phase II study of Ginkgo biloba in irradiated brain tumor patients: effect on cognitive function, quality of life, and mood.
J Neurooncol. 2012 Jun 15. [Epub ahead of print]

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CEREBELLAR LIPONEUROCYTOMA



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CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA



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