- Clinical manifestations and management of neurofibromatosis type 1James H Tonsgard
Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology, Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Semin Pediatr Neurol 13:2-7. 2006..The major cause of death is malignancy, including brain tumors and malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. Management includes genetic counseling, regular eye examinations, and careful physical exams...
- Decompressive hemicraniectomy in a 6-year-old male after unilateral hemispheric stroke. Case report and reviewMac C Lee
Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, The University of Chicago Children's Hospital, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
Pediatr Neurosurg 38:181-5. 2003..This case illustrates that hemicraniectomy for stroke can be performed safely in pediatric patients, with potential brain- and lifesaving benefits...