Nicole A. Shonka, MD | Authors

Primary and Metastatic Brain Tumors

November 01, 2015

Intracranial neoplasms can arise from any of the structures or cell types present in the cranial vault, including the brain, meninges, pituitary gland, skull, and even residual embryonic tissue.

Grade II Gliomas-Not So Low Grade

December 15, 2014

There have been and continue to be areas of uncertainty surrounding the treatment of grade II gliomas. One in particular is the optimal timing of treatment.

Adult Medulloblastoma, From Spongioblastoma Cerebelli to the Present Day: A Review of Treatment and the Integration of Molecular Markers

November 15, 2012

Here we present the history, staging system, and treatment of medulloblastoma, reviewing the prognostic value and clinical application of molecular subtyping while highlighting the differences between adult and pediatric disease.