Familial ependymoma

Known as: Pediatric Ependymoma, brain tumor, childhood ependymoma, ependymoma, childhood 
An ependymoma that arises from the central nervous system and occurs during childhood.
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1975-2018
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2012
2012
PURPOSE The high incidence of recurrence and unpredictable clinical outcome for pediatric ependymoma reflect the imprecision of… (More)
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2009
2009
PURPOSE The molecular pathogenesis of pediatric ependymoma remains unclear. Our study was designed to identify genetic changes… (More)
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2008
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2008
The objective of this study was to identify differentially expressed and prognostically important genes in pediatric… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE To report preliminary clinical outcomes for pediatric patients treated with proton beam radiation for intracranial… (More)
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2008
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2008
Pediatric ependymomas are enigmatic tumors, and their clinical management remains one of the more difficult in pediatric oncology… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE We conducted a phase II trial of conformal radiation therapy (CRT) for localized childhood ependymoma to determine… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE This study was designed to investigate the biological and therapeutic significance of ERBB1, ERBB2, ERBB3, and ERBB4 in… (More)
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1998
1998
Conventional histological evaluation and subclassification of childhood ependymomas poorly predict their biological behaviour… (More)
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1996
1996
Ependymomas are glial tumors of the brain and spinal cord occurring both sporadically and in a familial syndrome… (More)
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1990
1990
Between 1975 and 1989, 45 children with newly diagnosed intracranial ependymomas were treated at the authors' institution… (More)
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