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Table 2 Tumor characteristics

From: Ultrasound-guided versus traditional surgical resection of supratentorial gliomas in a limited-resources neurosurgical setting

  IOUS Control p value
All gliomas (WHO grade):
• GBM (IV)
• Anaplastic astrocytoma (III)
• Diffuse astrocytoma (II)
• Oligodastrocytoma (II)
• Anaplastic Oligoastro (III)
• Pilocytic Astrocytoma (I)
• PXA (II)
• Anaplastic PXA (III)
 
10 10
1 1
2 1
1 0
0 1  
1 0
1 0
1 0
Mean size in cm3 59 80 0.2
Side: left/right (left side %) 9/8 (53%) 8/5 (62%) 0.7
Eloquent (%) 9 (53%) 6 (46%) 1.0
  1. IOUS intraoperative ultrasonography, GBM glioblastoma multiforme, PXA pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma