Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma

Known as: Pleomorphic Xantho-Astrocytoma 
A WHO grade ll astrocytic tumor with a relatively favorable prognosis. It is characterized by pleomorphic and lipidized cells expressing GFAP often… (More)
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2016
2016
Introduction Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) is a rare brain tumor that most commonly affects children and young adults. PXA… (More)
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2015
2015
Prognostic significance of histological anaplasia and BRAF V600E mutation were retrospectively evaluated in 74 patients with… (More)
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2014
2014
BRAF V600E mutation and homozygous deletion of CDKN2A (p16) are frequent molecular alterations in pleomorphic xanthoastrocytomas… (More)
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2013
2013
Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) is a rare tumor with good prognosis after surgery. Few cases of anaplastic PXA (either de… (More)
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2011
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2011
Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) is low-grade glial neoplasm principally affecting children and young adults. Approximately 40… (More)
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2010
2010
Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) is a recently recognized rare cerebral neoplasm that predominantly affects young patients. We… (More)
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2007
2007
The molecular pathogenesis of pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA), a rare astrocytic brain tumor with a relatively favorable… (More)
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2006
2006
A 23-year-old healthy woman complained of early morning headaches accompanied by nausea evolving over a few weeks. This was not… (More)
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2004
2004
Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) is a rare primary brain tumor, which usually involves the superficial cortex in children and… (More)
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2001
2001
We present a case of pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) in a patient with temporal lobe seizures. Imaging sequences included MR… (More)
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