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Gemistocytic astrocytoma

Known as: Astrocytomas, Gemistocytic, Gemistocytic Astrocytomas, Gemistocytoma 
A rare variant of diffuse astrocytoma. It is characterized by the presence of a conspicuous, though variable, fraction of gemistocytic neoplastic… Expand
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2010
2010
Gene therapy and vaccination have been tested in malignant glioma patients with modest, albeit encouraging results. The… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECT The authors sought to define the incidence of symptomatic venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients harboring malignant… Expand
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVEAlthough gemistocytic astrocytomas are graded as World Health Organization II astrocytomas, they behave more… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
We carried out a population-based study on low-grade diffuse gliomas in the Canton of Zurich, Switzerland (population 1.16… Expand
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Gemistocytic astrocytomas often behave aggressively and carry the least favorable prognosis among diffuse astrocytomas… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The gemistocytic astrocytoma is a histological variant of diffuse astrocytomas and is characterised by the presence of large… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The presence of gemistocytes in low-grade astrocytomas is regarded as a sign of poor prognosis because the majority of… Expand
1987
1987
Surgical biopsy specimens of multiple sclerosis plaques have been only infrequently reported, and the scanty descriptions of… Expand
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
The brains of 50 adults with supratentorial glioblastoma multiforme were studied post mortem. The cytologic compositions of the… Expand
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
One hundred forty‐seven patients with astrocytoma were treated between 1942 and 1967. There were 25 postoperative deaths. The 14… Expand