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Resection

The removal of an organ, tumor or other body structure.

Optimal resection of tumors in eloquent locations requires a combination of intraoperative imaging and functional monitoring during surgery.

Extent of resection

Types

Primary resection

Microsurgical resection

Incomplete resection, is a risk factor for decreased survival in gliomas.

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