Acta Neurochirurgica

, Volume 160, Issue 8, pp 1555–1556 | Cite as

Considerations regarding supplementary motor area syndrome after surgery for parasagittal meningiomas

Letter to the Editor - Tumor - Meningioma
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  1. Tumor – Meningioma


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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Neurology and Psychiatry“Sapienza” University of RomeRomeItaly

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