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ALLMedicine™ Brain Biopsy Center

Research & Reviews  731 results

Methylated markers accurately distinguish primary central nervous system lymphomas (PCN...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8097855
Clinical Epigenetics; Downs BM, Ding W et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Definitive diagnosis of primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) requires invasive surgical brain biopsy, causing treatment delays. In this paper, we identified and validated tumor-specific markers that can distinguish PCNSL from other CNS ...

Balamuthia mandrillaris encephalitis in a child: case report and literature review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2020.115180
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease; Yi Z, Zhong J et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Balamuthia mandrillaris encephalitis is a rare disease with high mortality in the children. Due to the lack of specificity in clinical manifestations, laboratory tests, and neuroimaging, the diagnosis of the disease is difficult, especially the di...

Primary central nervous system vasculitis - An update on diagnosis, differential diagno...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jns.2021.117422
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Kraemer M, Berlit P

Apr 9th, 2021 - Primary angiitis of the central nervous system (PACNS) is a rare condition which is often misdiagnosed. In order to avoid mistakes in the management, a step by step approach is necessary. The most common presenting symptoms of PACNS are encephalop...

Time Trends of Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers of Neurodegeneration in Idiopathic Normal...
https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-201361
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease : JAD; Lukkarinen H, Tesseur I et. al.

Mar 15th, 2021 - Longitudinal changes in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers are seldom studied. Furthermore, data on biomarker gradient between lumbar (L-) and ventricular (V-) compartments seems to be discordant. To examine alteration of CSF biomarkers reflecti...

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Guidelines  1 results

The role of biopsy in the management of patients with presumed diffuse low grade glioma...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11060-015-1866-2
Journal of Neuro-oncology; Ragel BT, Ryken TC et. al.

Nov 4th, 2015 - What is the optimal role of biopsy in the initial management of presumptive low-grade glioma in adults? Adult patients with imaging suggestive of a low-grade glioma. Stereotactic biopsy is recommended when definitive surgical resection is limited...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  751 results

Methylated markers accurately distinguish primary central nervous system lymphomas (PCN...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8097855
Clinical Epigenetics; Downs BM, Ding W et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Definitive diagnosis of primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) requires invasive surgical brain biopsy, causing treatment delays. In this paper, we identified and validated tumor-specific markers that can distinguish PCNSL from other CNS ...

Balamuthia mandrillaris encephalitis in a child: case report and literature review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2020.115180
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease; Yi Z, Zhong J et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Balamuthia mandrillaris encephalitis is a rare disease with high mortality in the children. Due to the lack of specificity in clinical manifestations, laboratory tests, and neuroimaging, the diagnosis of the disease is difficult, especially the di...

Primary central nervous system vasculitis - An update on diagnosis, differential diagno...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jns.2021.117422
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Kraemer M, Berlit P

Apr 9th, 2021 - Primary angiitis of the central nervous system (PACNS) is a rare condition which is often misdiagnosed. In order to avoid mistakes in the management, a step by step approach is necessary. The most common presenting symptoms of PACNS are encephalop...

Time Trends of Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers of Neurodegeneration in Idiopathic Normal...
https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-201361
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease : JAD; Lukkarinen H, Tesseur I et. al.

Mar 15th, 2021 - Longitudinal changes in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers are seldom studied. Furthermore, data on biomarker gradient between lumbar (L-) and ventricular (V-) compartments seems to be discordant. To examine alteration of CSF biomarkers reflecti...

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News  27 results

Fast Five Quiz: Alzheimer's Disease Workup
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/944567

Feb 3rd, 2021 - Alzheimer's disease (AD), the most common form of dementia, is a chronic, progressive neurodegenerative disease characterized by cognitive and behavioral impairment. Although the only way to make a definitive diagnosis of AD is through an autopsy ...

Adoptive T-cell therapy treats PML
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/184637/cythemias/adoptive-t-cell-therapy-treats-pml
HT Staff

Oct 19th, 2018 - Image by Marvin 101 JC virus protein (brown) in a brain biopsy (glial cells demonstrating PML) Adoptive T-cell therapy has proven effective for treating progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML), according to research published in The New E.

Fungal organisms in the brain
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/139303/imaging/fungal-organisms-brain?channel=164
Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, MD, Andrea V. Arrossi, MD et. al.

Jun 1st, 2017 - To the Editor: In their Clinical Picture article in the February 2017 issue, Barbaryan et al1 describe brain lesions in a young woman with human immunodeficiency virus infection who presented with seizures. Figure 3 illustrates Grocott-Gomori meth.

Neurosurgery at the End of Life
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/105594/hospice-palliative-medicine/neurosurgery-end-life
Stephen Miranda

Jan 6th, 2016 - The juxtaposition between my first 2 days of neurosurgery could not have been more profound. On my first day as a third-year medical student, the attending and chief resident let me take the lead on the first case: a straightforward brain biopsy.

Skin Test May Shed New Light on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/99000/movement-disorders/skin-test-may-shed-new-light-alzheimers-and-parkinsons

Apr 22nd, 2015 - WASHINGTON, DC—A skin test may provide new insight into Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, according to a study presented at the American Academy of Neurology’s 67th Annual Meeting. The study showed that skin biopsies can be used to detect elev.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →