Central Nervous System Epidermoid Cyst

Known as: Epidermoid Tumor of CNS, Epidermoid Cyst of the Central Nervous System, Epidermoid Neoplasm of CNS 
A lesion which is characterized by an irregularly nodular opalescent wall which has caused it to be termed a "pearly tumor". The Intramural contents… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE To assess the feasibility of administering OSI-774, to recommend a dose on a protracted, continuous daily schedule, to… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Quantification of MR can provide objective, accurate criteria for evaluation of a given MR sequence. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
This study demonstrates the use of diffusion-weighted MR imaging in improving the specificity of the diagnosis of extraaxial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Forty-three patients with intracranial, intradural dermoid (8) and epidermoid (35) tumors underwent radical surgical resection… (More)
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1987
1987
The authors present their clinical and surgical experience with 18 posterior fossa cholesteatomas, including three cases with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Epidermoid cysts originating in the paramedian basal cisterns of the posterior fossa are congenital lesions that grow to a large… (More)
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1985
1985
Presented is a summary of our experience with 157 patients having a diagnosis of epidermoid cyst, glottic sulcus, or mucosal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Epidermal growth factor (EGF) promotes the growth of cultured benign and malignant cells. Recent studies have demonstrated that… (More)
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1977
1977
Consideration of the most likely method of growth of epidermoid tumors, either congenital or traumatic in origin, suggests that… (More)
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