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Research & Reviews  3,661 results

A single center experience in the management of progressive juvenile pilocytic astrocyt...
https://doi.org/10.23736/S0390-5616.21.05169-9
Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences; Shams I, Manoranjan B et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma (JPA) typically follows an indolent clinical course. The first-line treatment for most JPAs is surgical resection. However, a gross total resection may not be feasible for deep-seated lesions and/or infiltrative tumo...

Diffusion weighted imaging in high-grade gliomas: A histogram-based analysis of apparen...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0249878
PloS One; Gihr G, Horvath-Rizea D et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma represent the most commonly encountered high-grade-glioma (HGG) in adults. Although both neoplasms are very distinct entities in context of epidemiology, clinical course and prognosis, their appearance in co...

IDH1 vaccine shows potential in astrocytoma.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41582-021-00495-8 10.1038/s41586-021-03363-z
Nature Reviews. Neurology; Wood H

Apr 13th, 2021 - IDH1 vaccine shows potential in astrocytoma.|2021|Wood H,|

Association of ST6GAL1 and CYP19A1 polymorphisms in the 3'-UTR with astrocytoma risk an...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8034180
BMC Cancer; Wang T, Sun Y et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Astrocytoma is a common type of central nervous system tumor. In this study, we investigated the correlation between ST6GAL1 and CYP19A1 polymorphisms and the risk and prognosis of astrocytoma. A total of 365 astrocytoma patients and 379 healthy c...

Guideline for the management of long tunnelled external ventricular drains in chronic h...
https://doi.org/10.12968/bjon.2021.30.7.416
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Copley PC, Emelifeonwu J et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - This article reports on the journey of a child with an inoperable hypothalamic-origin pilocytic astrocytoma causing hydrocephalus, which was refractory to treatment with shunts, and required a new approach. With multidisciplinary support, excellen...

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Guidelines  3 results

The role of surgery in the management of patients with diffuse low grade glioma: A syst...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11060-015-1867-1
Journal of Neuro-oncology; Aghi MK, Nahed BV et. al.

Nov 4th, 2015 - Should patients with imaging suggestive of low grade glioma (LGG) undergo observation versus treatment involving a surgical procedure? These recommendations apply to adults with imaging suggestive of a WHO grade 2 glioma (oligodendroglioma, astroc...

The role of initial chemotherapy for the treatment of adults with diffuse low grade gli...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11060-015-1931-x
Journal of Neuro-oncology; Ziu M, Kalkanis SN et. al.

Nov 4th, 2015 - Adult patients (older than 18 years of age) with newly diagnosed World Health Organization (WHO) Grade II gliomas (Oligodendroglioma, astrocytoma, mixed oligoastrocytoma). Is there a role for chemotherapy as adjuvant therapy of choice in treatment...

Management of patients with recurrence of diffuse low grade glioma: A systematic review...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11060-015-1910-2
Journal of Neuro-oncology; Nahed BV, Redjal N et. al.

Nov 4th, 2015 - These recommendations apply to adult patients with recurrent low-grade glioma (LGG) with initial pathologic diagnosis of a WHO grade II infiltrative glioma (oligodendroglioma, astrocytoma, or oligo-astrocytoma). Do pathologic and molecular charac...

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Drugs  51 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,793 results

A single center experience in the management of progressive juvenile pilocytic astrocyt...
https://doi.org/10.23736/S0390-5616.21.05169-9
Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences; Shams I, Manoranjan B et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma (JPA) typically follows an indolent clinical course. The first-line treatment for most JPAs is surgical resection. However, a gross total resection may not be feasible for deep-seated lesions and/or infiltrative tumo...

Diffusion weighted imaging in high-grade gliomas: A histogram-based analysis of apparen...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0249878
PloS One; Gihr G, Horvath-Rizea D et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma represent the most commonly encountered high-grade-glioma (HGG) in adults. Although both neoplasms are very distinct entities in context of epidemiology, clinical course and prognosis, their appearance in co...

IDH1 vaccine shows potential in astrocytoma.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41582-021-00495-8 10.1038/s41586-021-03363-z
Nature Reviews. Neurology; Wood H

Apr 13th, 2021 - IDH1 vaccine shows potential in astrocytoma.|2021|Wood H,|

Association of ST6GAL1 and CYP19A1 polymorphisms in the 3'-UTR with astrocytoma risk an...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8034180
BMC Cancer; Wang T, Sun Y et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Astrocytoma is a common type of central nervous system tumor. In this study, we investigated the correlation between ST6GAL1 and CYP19A1 polymorphisms and the risk and prognosis of astrocytoma. A total of 365 astrocytoma patients and 379 healthy c...

Guideline for the management of long tunnelled external ventricular drains in chronic h...
https://doi.org/10.12968/bjon.2021.30.7.416
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Copley PC, Emelifeonwu J et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - This article reports on the journey of a child with an inoperable hypothalamic-origin pilocytic astrocytoma causing hydrocephalus, which was refractory to treatment with shunts, and required a new approach. With multidisciplinary support, excellen...

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News  51 results

Combination Treatment Fails to Improve Survival in Recurrent Glioma
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940391

Nov 4th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Following tumor resection in patients with recurrent glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma, treatment with vocimagene amiretrorepvec (Toca 511) and with flucytosine (Toca FC) provides no improvement in overall surviva...

Combination Treatment Fails to Improve Survival in Recurrent Glioma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940391

Nov 4th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Following tumor resection in patients with recurrent glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma, treatment with vocimagene amiretrorepvec (Toca 511) and with flucytosine (Toca FC) provides no improvement in overall surviva...

CHMP recommends approval for generic carmustine
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/184984/lymphoma-plasma-cell-disorders/chmp-recommends-approval-generic-carmustine
HT Staff

Apr 28th, 2018 - Hodgkin lymphoma Micrograph showing The European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion of Carmustine Obvius, a generic version of Carmubris. The CHMP is recommending marketing autho.

Novel Combo Explored for Rare Brain Tumor
https://www.onclive.com/publications/oncology-live/2018/vol-19-no-5/novel-combo-explored-for-rare-brain-tumor

Mar 4th, 2018 - Victor A. Levin, MD Investigators are seeking to determine whether the combination of eflornithine (alphadifluoromethylornithine) with lomustine can improve survival for patients with recurrent anaplastic astrocytoma (AA). A rare form of brain tum...

Severe Headache, Nausea, and Diplopia in a Teenage Girl
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/753945_4

Jan 23rd, 2018 - Intraventricular meningiomas account for 15%-17% of meningiomas in pediatric patients, but only 1.6% of meningiomas in adults.[6] Only 50 reported cases of third ventricle meningioma exist in the literature, and the majority of these lesions are f...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →