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… (More)
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2013
2013
Recent studies suggest that the telomere maintenance mechanism known as alternative lengthening of telomeres (ALT) is relatively… (More)
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2008
2008
A gemistocytic astrocytoma is described in the spinal cord of a 3-year-old, spayed, female, Domestic Shorthair cat. The neoplasm… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Although gemistocytic astrocytomas are graded as World Health Organization II astrocytomas, they behave more… (More)
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2004
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2004
We carried out a population-based study on low-grade diffuse gliomas in the Canton of Zurich, Switzerland (population 1.16… (More)
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2004
2004
Congenital brain tumors, especially tumors diagnosed before birth, are very rare. This report presents a case of a congenital… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Gemistocytic astrocytomas often behave aggressively and carry the least favorable prognosis among diffuse astrocytomas… (More)
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1998
1998
The gemistocytic astrocytoma is a histological variant of diffuse astrocytomas and is characterised by the presence of large… (More)
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1997
1997
The presence of gemistocytes in low-grade astrocytomas is regarded as a sign of poor prognosis because the majority of… (More)
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1990
1990
A gemistocytic astrocytoma demonstrating high intensity on both T1W and T2W MR images is reported. Astrocytoma usually shows low… (More)
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1975
1975
One hundred forty-seven patients with astrocytoma were treated between 1942 and 1967. There were 25 postoperative deaths. The 14… (More)
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