Chordoma

Known as: CHDM, CHORDOMA, MALIGNANT, Chordomas 
A malignant bone tumor arising from the remnants of the fetal notochord. Although it can occur at all ages, it is more frequently seen in middle-aged… (More)
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1935-2018
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2009
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2009
Using high-resolution array-CGH, we identified unique duplications of a region on 6q27 in four multiplex families with at least… (More)
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2008
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2008
A classically identified "notochordal" cell population in the nucleus pulposus is thought to regulate disk homeostasis. However… (More)
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2006
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2006
Chordomas are malignant tumours that occur along the spine and are thought to derive from notochordal remnants. There is… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE We report our experience with endoscopic transsphenoidal or extended endoscopic transsphenoidal approaches for the… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Sacrococcygeal chordoma presents a difficult diagnostic and therapeutic problem, with a high rate of local recurrence… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND To the authors' knowledge, no effective medical therapy currently is available for advanced chordoma. Imatinib… (More)
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1997
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1997
Because of their critical location, invasive nature, and aggressive recurrence, skull base chordomas are challenging and, at… (More)
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1996
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1996
PURPOSE To retrospectively analyze the long term results of treatment and the patterns of failure for patients with chordoma of… (More)
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1995
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1995
The management of chordomas and chondrosarcomas involving the cranial base remains controversial. The options for therapy include… (More)
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1993
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1993
Fifty-one patients with intracranial chordomas who were surgically treated between 1960 and 1984 were studied. Median patient age… (More)
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