Surgical Timing of the Subependymal Giant Cell Astrocytoma (SEGA) with the Patients of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

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Ekici M. A. , KUMANDAŞ S. , PER H. , Ekici A., Tucer B. , GÜMÜŞ H. , ...More

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.21, no.3, pp.315-324, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.4169-11.0
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.315-324


AIM: Tuberous sclerosis complex has shown a wide variety of clinical, pathologic and radiologic manifestations. Many tumor types are found in tuberous sclerosis, which includes subependimal giant cell astrositoma. The aim of this study is to focus on surgical timing of the tumor.