Skull Base Chordoma

Known as: Chordoma of Skull Base, Chordoma of the Skull Base 
A slow-growing malignant bone tumor arising from the remnants of the notochord and occurring in the base of the skull. It is characterized by a… (More)
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2017
2017
Skull base chordoma is a primary rare malignant bone-origin tumor showing relatively slow growth pattern and locally destructive… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND The current study was conducted to evaluate the long-term results of irradiation with carbon ions in a raster scanning… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE Chordomas and chondrosarcomas are rare skull base tumors, with similar radiographic and clinical presentations. We… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE To present the results of the clinical study of carbon ion radiotherapy (CIRT) for skull base and paracervical spine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The distinction between chondrosarcoma and chordoma of the skull base/head and neck is prognostically important; however, both… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) is a multipotent cytokine that is mediated by its receptor, c-MET. HGF/c-MET… (More)
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2006
2006
Growth patterns of skull base chordomas are related to important neurovascular structures. Local invasiveness results in… (More)
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2005
2005
We report the case of a 10-year-old boy who presented an intracranial chordoma and we stress the importance of sectional imaging… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECT Chordomas of the skull base are generally regarded as slow-growing tumors; however, approximately 20% of these lesions… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Two management modal-ities appear to be important in treating skull base chordomas: surgery and radiation therapy. Radical… (More)
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