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ALLMedicine™ Anaplastic Ependymoma Center

Research & Reviews  61 results

Carboplatin and Bevacizumab for Recurrent Ependymoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01295944

Dec 28th, 2021 - Background: Ependymomas are glial based tumors arising from the ependymal lining of the ventricular system and central canal of the spinal cord These tumors affect both adults and children and represent approximately 1.2%-7.8% of all intracranial ...

Adult Posterior Fossa Anaplastic Ependymoma, Case Series and Literature Review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2021.11.074
World Neurosurgery; Hsu HI, Hsu SS et. al.

Nov 29th, 2021 - Ependymomas are rare central nervous system tumors. The current treatment strategy is gross total tumor removal. Whether adjuvant therapy will be beneficial is controversial. We retrospectively analyzed 3 cases of World Health Organization (WHO) g...

Bicentric Treatment Outcomes After Proton Therapy for Nonmyxopapillary High-Grade Spina...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2021.09.030
International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Phy... Indelicato DJ, Ioakeim-Ioannidou M et. al.

Oct 2nd, 2021 - Few studies report outcomes in children treated with radiation for nonmyxopapillary ependymoma of the spinal cord, and little evidence exists to inform decisions regarding target volume and prescription dose. Moreover, virtually no mature outcome ...

Ependymoma
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/277621-print

Jul 21st, 2021 - Practice Essentials Ependymomas are glial tumors that arise from ependymal cells within the central nervous system (see the image below). These tumors tend to be intracranial in children and spinal in adults.[1] CT scan without contrast. Fourth ve...

RELA Fusion-Positive Ependymoma in a Child with Down Syndrome: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000511673
Pediatric Neurosurgery; Chan JL, Kashanian A et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Down syndrome (DS) is the most common multiple malformation syndrome in humans and is associated with an increased risk of childhood malignancy, particularly leukemia. Incidence of brain tumors in patients with DS is limited to sporadic cases. We ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Carboplatin and Bevacizumab for Recurrent Ependymoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01295944

Dec 28th, 2021 - Background: Ependymomas are glial based tumors arising from the ependymal lining of the ventricular system and central canal of the spinal cord These tumors affect both adults and children and represent approximately 1.2%-7.8% of all intracranial ...

Observation or Radiation Therapy and/or Chemotherapy and Second Surgery in Treating Children Who Have Undergone Surgery for Ependymoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00027846

Aug 7th, 2019 - OBJECTIVES: Determine the local control and pattern of failure in children with completely resected, differentiated, supratentorial localized ependymoma after initial surgical resection alone. Determine the rate of complete resection with second s...

Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Children With Astrocytomas and Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00002463

Feb 18th, 2013 - OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the efficacy of high-dose methotrexate (HMTX) in combination with mechlorethamine, vincristine, prednisone, and procarbazine (MOPP) in infants or young children with primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNET) (including medul...

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News  1 results

Expert Discusses Molecular Analysis and Treatment Options in Pediatric Ependymoma
https://www.onclive.com/view/expert-discusses-molecular-analysis-and-treatment-options-in-pediatric-ependymoma

Dec 4th, 2020 - Santhosh A. Upadhyaya, MD Among pediatric patients with ependymoma, investigators found no difference in 4-year survival by molecular subgroups, according to results from the SJYC07 trial presented at the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting. Among patients...

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