childhood cerebellar astrocytoma

Known as: CNS tumor, childhood cerebellar astrocytoma, Childhood Astrocytoma of the Cerebellum, pediatric brain tumor, cerebellar astrocytoma 
Benign and malignant astrocytomas that arise from astrocytes in the cerebellum. More than 80% of childhood cerebellar astrocytomas are pilocytic… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Pilocytic astrocytoma, the most common childhood brain tumor, is typically associated with mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The cerebellum is often active in imaging studies of verbal working memory, consistent with a putative role in articulatory… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The importance of the cerebellum for non-motor functions is becoming more and more evident. The influence on cognitive functions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Functional neuroimaging studies have shown that different cognitive functions activate overlapping brain regions. An activation… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To compare survival and toxicity in adult patients treated with low-dose (50.4 Gy/28 fractions) versus high-dose (64.8 Gy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acquired cerebellar lesions in adults have been shown to produce impairments in higher function as exemplified by the cerebellar… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
G protein-gated, inwardly rectifying K+ channels (GIRK) are effectors of G protein-coupled receptors for neurotransmitters and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A previously conducted positron emission tomography (PET) study of normal humans suggested that the cerebellum makes important… (More)
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1990
1990
Juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma of the cerebellum has a benign course and a good prognosis. We report a case of juvenile… (More)
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1980
1980
A cerebellar astrocytoma presented with acute intracranial hemorrhage. Computerized tomography and vertebral arteriography… (More)
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