Table 4.

Toxicities of treatment

Toxicityn (%)
Any (n = 106)81 (76)
Surgical complications
Pulmonary embolism2 (2)
Subdural hematoma2 (1 postshunt) (2)
CNS infection2 (2)
Postbiopsy hematoma1 (1)
Ventriculitis1 (1)
Intraventricular hemorrhage1 (1)
Radiation (n = 62)
Necrosis9 (15)
Cognitive/dementia13 (21)
Chemotherapy (n = 76)
Myelosuppression35 (46)
Procarbazine rash15 (20)
Herpetiform infection10 (1 fatal) (13)
Pulmonary fibrosis4 (5)
Renal failure1 (1)
Death1 (1)
Other complications
Anticonvulsant allergy18 (17)