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Diabetes insipidus (DI) is the most common manifestation of central nervous system involvement in Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH). Patients with LCH involving the head and neck region are reported to have about a 40% lifetime chance of developing DI. The clinical and biochemical diagnosis of DI is sometimes supported by the absence of the posterior… (More)
INTRODUCTION Fibrinolytic agents are effective in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. However, logistic and clinical factors limit their use. Neuroprotective drugs pose less risks and can be used even before performance of computed tomography of the brain as they are not detrimental in hemorrhagic stroke. These aspects, in theory, will allow the use of… (More)
PURPOSE Oral temozolomide is approved in many countries for malignant glioma and for melanoma in some countries outside the USA. This study evaluated the exposure equivalence and safety of temozolomide by intravenous infusion and oral administration. METHODS Subjects with primary central nervous system malignancies (excluding central nervous system… (More)
Se inicia quimioterapia asociando cisplatino y etopósido; en el control neurológico a 6 meses hay mejoría de los trastornos mnésicos y cognitivos.