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Optic Nerve Neoplasms

Known as: Second Cranial Nerve Neoplasms, Second Cranial Nerve Tumor, Optic Nerve Neoplasms [Disease/Finding] 
Benign and malignant neoplasms which arise from or metastasize to the optic or second cranial nerve which extends from the optic disc of the eye and… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Tumors and tumorlike lesions of the globe and optic nerve in children represent a different histologic spectrum than in adults… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The gene responsible for neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) encodes a tumor suppressor that functions as a negative regulator of the… Expand
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2005
2005
PURPOSE To investigate the expression of P-glycoprotein (P-gp) in retinoblastoma specimens enucleated as a primary treatment or… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Sarcoid manifesting as an optic nerve tumor without evidence of systemic disease is uncommon. Throughout a 2-year period, a 22… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Meningiomas are benign neoplastic lesions arising from meningothelial cells of the meninges. Primary orbital meningiomas… Expand
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1989
1989
We report a case of spinal seeding of a pilocytic astrocytoma of the chiasma opticum. Microscopic examination of the optic nerve… Expand
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1984
1984
The clinical information on 22 patients with orbital optic nerve gliomas and 47 patients with meningiomas was correlated with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Eighty-five cases of histologically verified gliomas of the optic nerve or chiasm were studied retrospectively. Patient survival… Expand
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1982
1982
A 20-month-old infant found to have a blind eye with neovascular glaucoma was thought to have a neoplasm of the optic nerve for… Expand
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1934
1934
Optic-nerve tumors, as yet reported, are all apparently spongioblastic in type. Embryo-logically the optic nerve arises from an… Expand
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