Visual Pathway Glioma

Known as: Optic Tract Glioma, Glioma of the Visual Pathway, Glioma of Optic Tract 
A rare, slow-growing tumor that usually forms in the optic nerve, optic chiasm, or optic tract. These are parts of the nervous system that carry… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVE The goal of the Response Evaluation in Neurofibromatosis and Schwannomatosis Visual Outcomes Committee is to define the… (More)
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2012
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2012
Optic pathway gliomas (OPGs) occur in 15%-20% of children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1); up to half become symptomatic… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) affects 1 in 2500 people, and 15% of these may develop an optic pathway glioma (OPG… (More)
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2010
2010
PURPOSE To present the effect of radiotherapy doses to different volumes of normal structures on neurocognitive outcomes in young… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Little is known about the visual outcome of children affected by an optic pathway glioma (OPG). PROCEDURES We… (More)
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2007
2007
We evaluated the visual outcome of a cohort of children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and optic pathway glioma (OPG… (More)
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2007
2007
We conducted a phase II study to assess the efficacy of oral temozolomide (TMZ) in children with progressive low-grade glioma… (More)
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1999
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1999
Occlusive vasculopathy is a potential complication of radiotherapy in children with optic pathway glioma. With a median follow-up… (More)
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1993
1993
The purpose of this study was to determine the locations and characterize the types of brain abnormalities noted on brain… (More)
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