brain tumor

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Noun1.brain tumor - a tumor in the brain
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
glioblastoma, spongioblastoma - a fast-growing malignant brain tumor composed of spongioblasts; nearly always fatal
glioma - a tumor of the brain consisting of neuroglia
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The ocular findings of intracranial tumor. A study of 358 cases.
This was a retrospective analysis of a series of intracranial tumor patients undergoing surgical therapy.
Other secondary outcome measures include time to response, clinical benefit rate, intracranial tumor response, progression-free survival, CNS PFS and overall survival.
Intracranial tumor culture of osteogenic sarcoma with fatal tumor embolism; report of a case.
In the past decades, the overall diagnostic rate of intracranial tumor has been raised by the development of diagnostic imaging technologies, such as X-ray computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Schauer, "Delayed hepatic metastasis from a benign fibroblastic meningioma thirty-one years after surgical resection of the intracranial tumor," Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
Bakar and Tekkok [8] described a case of undifferentiated ovarian carcinoma in a patient whose presenting symptoms were headache and vision changes, for which subsequent imaging demonstrated multiple ring-enhancing intracranial tumors. Mastsunami [9] reported a case of poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma (endometrioid type) of ovarian origin in a woman whose presenting symptoms were progressive nausea, fatigue, and headache due to a solitary intracranial tumor.
This report describes two rare events in the same patient: donor-cell origin MDS/leukemia and a meningioma-like intracranial tumor, both diagnosed simultaneously, 8 years after alloHSCT.
Since OR is greater than 1 (OR = 1.29, 95% CI: 1.06-1.57), there is a significant relationship between ipsilateral use of mobile phone and the risk of intracranial tumor.
Meningiomas are the most common non-glial intracranial tumor with an incidence of 2.3-5.5/100,000 people, accounting for 20-30% of all primary adult brain tumor diagnoses.
Based on these findings, we sought to determine the feasibility of an oncolytic HSV-based whole cell peripheral vaccine against an intracranial tumor. We designed a whole cell tumor vaccine to incorporate the oncolytic IL-12-expressing replication-competent HSV-1 M002 into the Neuro 2a (N2a) neuroblastoma cell line derived from A/J mice.
Organization is in sections on general and advanced cranial approaches, intracranial tumor, endoscopic, cerebrovascular, trauma, stereotactic, functional, and pediatric surgery, and cranial infections.