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may involute over time. The clinical significance of these small fragments remains to be determined.

Long-term survival is better for low-grade neoplasms when compared to the high-grade group. The 5- and 10-year survival rates were 88 and 82%, respectively, for the low-grade neoplasms in the senior author's series. The cause of death in these patients was progression of disease and systemic complications after chemotherapy. The patients with high-grade neoplasms fared poorly, with an 18% 5-year survival, despite surgery and adjuvant therapy.

Intradural extramedullary tumors generally have a very favorable prognosis, with low recurrence rates (6%) after complete, and even after incomplete (17%), resection [11], unless the patient has neurofibromatosis [23].

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