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Research & Reviews  2,349 results

Acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy in a patient with t...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672121994042
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Yu H, Ma X et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This is the first reported case of acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy (AEPPVM) in a patient with thymoma, accompanied by myasthenia gravis (MG) and polymyositis. To examine the pathogenesis of ocular disease in a p...

Thymus variants on imaging in patients with rheumatoid arthritis-Clinical and immunolog...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/keab164
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Murata O, Suzuki K et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - We sought to clarify the presence of radiographic thymus variants using a scoring system, and their association with clinical and immunological features in RA patients. 387 RA patients randomly selected from all patients visiting our department wh...

Complement C3 polymorphism is associated with the susceptibility of myasthenia gravis i...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jneuroim.2021.577487
Journal of Neuroimmunology; Yue YX, Gao X et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Complement component 3 (C3) had been proved to be involved in the pathogenesis and exacerbation of both myasthenia gravis (MG) patients and experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis (EAMG) models. We evaluated the underlying association between fi...

Thymic Epithelial Neoplasms: Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2020.11.005
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Lichtenberger JP, Carter BW et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Thymic epithelial neoplasms, as classified by the World Health Organization, include thymoma, thymic carcinoma, and thymic carcinoid. They are a rare group of tumors and are often diagnosed incidentally in the work-up of parathymic syndrome, such ...

Thymic Epithelial Neoplasms: Tumor-Node-Metastasis Staging.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2020.11.006
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Benveniste MFK, Betancourt Cuellar SL et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Thymic epithelial neoplasms are a group of malignant tumors that includes thymoma, thymic carcinoma, and thymic neuroendocrine tumors. Although several staging systems have been developed over the years for use with these cancers, they have been i...

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Guidelines  5 results

Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma Treatment (Adult) (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/types/thymoma/hp/thymoma-treatment-pdq

Sep 24th, 2019 - Thymoma and thymic carcinoma treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, chemoradiation, and corticosteroids. Get detailed information about treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent thymoma and thymic cancer in this summa...

A practical guide from the International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group (ITMIG) regar...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JTO.0000000000000296
Journal of Thoracic Oncology : Official Publication of Th... Benveniste MF, Korst RJ et. al.

Nov 14th, 2014 - Measuring tumor response to chemotherapy is important for both clinical decision-making and for multi-institutional studies. Thymoma tends to spread along the pleura: a challenge for accurate tumor measurement. Inaccurate and inconsistent tumor me...

Screening for tumours in paraneoplastic syndromes: report of an EFNS task force.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3086523
European Journal of Neurology; Titulaer MJ, Soffietti R et. al.

Sep 30th, 2010 - paraneoplastic neurological syndromes (PNS) almost invariably predate detection of the malignancy. Screening for tumours is important in PNS as the tumour directly affects prognosis and treatment and should be performed as soon as possible. an ove...

The management of thymoma: a systematic review and practice guideline
https://www.jto.org/article/S1556-0864(15)32432-1/fulltext
Falkson, C.

Jun 30th, 2009 - INTRODUCTION: Thymoma is a rare tumor for which there is little randomized evidence to guide treatment. Because of the lack of high-quality evidence, a formal consensus-based approach was used to develop recommendations on treatment.

The management of thymoma: a systematic review and practice guideline.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19557895
Journal of Thoracic Oncology : Official Publication of Th... Falkson CB, Bezjak A et. al.

Jun 26th, 2009 - Thymoma is a rare tumor for which there is little randomized evidence to guide treatment. Because of the lack of high-quality evidence, a formal consensus-based approach was used to develop recommendations on treatment. A systematic refview of the...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2,375 results

Acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy in a patient with t...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672121994042
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Yu H, Ma X et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This is the first reported case of acute exudative paraneoplastic polymorphous vitelliform maculopathy (AEPPVM) in a patient with thymoma, accompanied by myasthenia gravis (MG) and polymyositis. To examine the pathogenesis of ocular disease in a p...

Thymus variants on imaging in patients with rheumatoid arthritis-Clinical and immunolog...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/keab164
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Murata O, Suzuki K et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - We sought to clarify the presence of radiographic thymus variants using a scoring system, and their association with clinical and immunological features in RA patients. 387 RA patients randomly selected from all patients visiting our department wh...

Complement C3 polymorphism is associated with the susceptibility of myasthenia gravis i...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jneuroim.2021.577487
Journal of Neuroimmunology; Yue YX, Gao X et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Complement component 3 (C3) had been proved to be involved in the pathogenesis and exacerbation of both myasthenia gravis (MG) patients and experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis (EAMG) models. We evaluated the underlying association between fi...

Thymic Epithelial Neoplasms: Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2020.11.005
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Lichtenberger JP, Carter BW et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Thymic epithelial neoplasms, as classified by the World Health Organization, include thymoma, thymic carcinoma, and thymic carcinoid. They are a rare group of tumors and are often diagnosed incidentally in the work-up of parathymic syndrome, such ...

Thymic Epithelial Neoplasms: Tumor-Node-Metastasis Staging.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2020.11.006
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Benveniste MFK, Betancourt Cuellar SL et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Thymic epithelial neoplasms are a group of malignant tumors that includes thymoma, thymic carcinoma, and thymic neuroendocrine tumors. Although several staging systems have been developed over the years for use with these cancers, they have been i...

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News  17 results

Dyspnea and Night Sweats in a 46-Year-Old Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/732961_4

Jan 14th, 2020 - Most thymomas are diagnosed and staged at the time of surgical intervention. Surgical resection is the preferred treatment for patients who can tolerate surgery and have a mediastinal mass that is suspected of being a thymoma. A total thymectomy w...

Dyspnea and Night Sweats in a 46-Year-Old Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/732961_3

Jan 14th, 2020 - Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? Your Peers Chose: Bruton agammaglobulinemia 0% Thymoma 0% Pheochromocytoma 0% Teratoma 0% Discussion The patient in this case was eventually diagnosed with thymoma. Symptoms from a thymoma or th...

Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma Treatment (Adult) (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/types/thymoma/hp/thymoma-treatment-pdq

Sep 24th, 2019 - Thymoma and thymic carcinoma treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, chemoradiation, and corticosteroids. Get detailed information about treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent thymoma and thymic cancer in this summa...

Rapid response to chemotherapy in a patient with thymoma with pericardial effusion
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/78452/lymphoma-plasma-cell-disorders/rapid-response-chemotherapy-patient
Gurprataap S. Sandhu, MD

Oct 23rd, 2013 - Thymomas are rare tumors involving the anterior mediastinum. Localized thymomas can be surgically resected and have an excellent prognosis, whereas advanced thymomas are treated with induction chemotherapy followed by surgery.

Late-Onset Myasthenia Gravis Linked to Higher Cancer Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/807276

Jul 1st, 2013 - BARCELONA, Spain — Myasthenia gravis (MG), especially if it is of late onset, carries a high risk for cancers outside of the thymus. These extrathymic malignancies were heterogeneous in their organs of origin, and all were solid tumors, a new stud...

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