Different Histological Subtypes Of Intracranial Astrocytomas And Their Age Incidence

DOI: https://doi.org/10.47648/jmsr.2005.v0401.02

Talha K A1 , Hossain M A2 , Khan A H3 , Selina F4


This is a prospective suu6, carried out in the Department of Neurosurgery. Ilangabandhu Sheikh Anil, Mediad University IRSAIMU). Shahhag Dhaka. The sample ske (sit was 57. Data um collected h• the help of a checklist and histopwhologe report. Collected data was corrected. edited and calculated manually. In our series highest number of cases were of gliohlasionta multiform. type (47.484). Followed by low grade astrocytoma l4?. /%1 and anaplastic (10.5%isubttpe. :WWI age of cases was 38.7 years. Mean age of low grade astromomax anaplastic and ghohlastoma multiformme was respectivele 31.9. 48.0 and 36.2 rears. Regarding sex incidence and mean age. our study showed un fair similarity with the international studies. dim of our study is to Jim/ out the age incidence of different subtype of intracranial attract as well as to compare our study with international studies. Key woals-anaplastic astrocytoma glioblastoma mahilinrinae. Main age.


  1. Registrar, Dept. of Neorosurgery

    Apollo Hospitals. Dhaka

  2. Chairman, Dept. of Neurosurgery


  3. Resident. ICU

    Apollo Hospitals. Dhaka

  4. Resident. ICU

    Apollo Hospitals. Dhaka

Volume 4, Number 1 January 2005
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