Spinal Cord Tumors

  • Kenan I. Arnautović
  • Ziya L. Gokaslan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Yusuf Şükrü Çağlar, İhsan Doğan
    Pages 31-42
  3. David B. Choi, Gahie Nam, Darren M. Groh, Sohail Syed, Jared S. Fridley, Ziya L. Gokaslan
    Pages 43-53
  4. Zulejha Merhemic, Majda M. Thurnher
    Pages 55-70
  5. Stephanie Livingston, Blazej Zbytek
    Pages 71-89
  6. Tania Hassanzadeh, Sushma Bellamkonda, Sajid S. Suriya, Farzad H. Adl, Andrei V. Alexandrov, Martin M. Mortazavi
    Pages 91-108
  7. Vedran Deletis, Kathleen Seidel
    Pages 109-125
  8. Zana Borovcanin, Vijay Ramaiah, Jacob Nadler
    Pages 127-146
  9. Roberto Delfini, Benedetta Fazzolari, Davide Colistra
    Pages 147-159
  10. Madjid Samii, Mario Giordano
    Pages 161-169
  11. Alvin Y. Chan, Andrew K. Chan, Catherine A. Miller, Line G. Jacques, Praveen V. Mummaneni
    Pages 171-186
  12. Frederick A. Boop, Jimmy Ming-Jung Chuang, Chenran Zhang
    Pages 187-209
  13. Mirza Pojskić, Kenan I. Arnautović
    Pages 211-241
  14. Nickalus R. Khan, Aqsa Ghazanfar, Nitin Patel, Kenan I. Arnautović
    Pages 243-271
  15. Ibrahim Omerhodžić, Mirza Pojskić, Kenan I. Arnautović
    Pages 273-300
  16. Jaafar Basma, Jimmy Ming-Jung Chuang, Frederick A. Boop
    Pages 301-323
  17. Tom Kosztowski, Jared S. Fridley, Ziya L. Gokaslan
    Pages 325-336
  18. Nir Shimony, Sara Hartnett, Brooks Osburn, Mari Groves, George I. Jallo
    Pages 337-364
  19. Alan Siu, Michael LaBagnara, Kenan I. Arnautović, Jason A. Weaver
    Pages 365-379
  20. David B. Choi, Sanjay Konakondla, Sean M. Barber, Jared S. Fridley, Ziya L. Gokaslan
    Pages 381-396
  21. Nir Shimony, Brooks Osburn, Sara Hartnett, Mari Groves, George I. Jallo
    Pages 397-431
  22. Mirza Pojskić, Kenan I. Arnautović
    Pages 433-455
  23. Michael A. Galgano, Jared S. Fridley, Ziya L. Gokaslan
    Pages 457-466
  24. Marko Kovacevic, Bruno Splavski, Kenan I. Arnautović
    Pages 485-509
  25. Philippines Cabahug, Alba Azola, R. Samuel Mayer
    Pages 511-527
  26. Back Matter
    Pages 529-540

About this book


This book provides state-of-the-art, in-depth knowledge of spinal cord tumor surgery. After an introduction to the history and etiology of spinal cord tumor treatment, the molecular biology, cytogenetics and pathology of this group of tumors is discussed. The pathological anatomy of spinal cord tumors is described and the book focuses in depth on their diagnosis and the surgical approaches that can be used in their treatment. Microsurgery resection techniques, auxiliary treatment options, prognosis and outcomes of spinal cord, and spinal nerve tumors are all covered in detail.

Spinal Cord Tumors is aimed at neurosurgeons and may also be of interest to neurologists, neuro-oncologists, radiologists, physiatrists, pathologists, geneticists, orthopedic surgeons, physical and occupational therapists, and other interested scientists.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Kenan I. Arnautović
    • 1
  • Ziya L. Gokaslan
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Tennessee Health Science CenterMemphisUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryWarren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Rhode Island HospitalProvidenceUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-99437-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-99438-3
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology