Brain Stem Neoplasms

Known as: Neoplasm of the Brainstem, Brain Stem Neoplasms [Disease/Finding], Brain Stem Tumor 
Benign and malignant intra-axial tumors of the MESENCEPHALON; PONS; or MEDULLA OBLONGATA of the BRAIN STEM. Primary and metastatic neoplasms may… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Over 70% of diffuse intrinsic pediatric gliomas, an aggressive brainstem tumor, harbor heterozygous mutations that create a K27M… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Identification of stem cell-like brain tumor cells (brain tumor stem-like cells; BTSC) has gained substantial attention by… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
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  • Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
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Brain tumors are generally incurable cancers. Work from a number of laboratories strongly suggests that they are organized as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE More than ever before, the priority in contemporary neurosurgery is to achieve the greatest therapeutic effect while… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE Tumors of the central nervous system are now thought to be the most common form of childhood malignancies. Previous… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To determine the maximum tolerated dose of single fraction radiosurgery in patients with recurrent previously irradiated… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
High-grade astrocytomas are tumors that are uncommon in children. Relatively few studies have been performed on their molecular… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE In June 1992, POG began accrual to a phase III study, POG-9239, designed to compare the time to disease progression… (More)
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1994
1994
We conducted a matched case-control study to investigate risk factors for the two most common types of brain tumors in children… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A sequence of seven low-amplitude (nanovolt) potentials that occur in the initial 10 msec following click signals can be recorded… (More)
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