intrathecal chemotherapy

Known as: chemotherapy intrathecal 
Treatment in which anticancer drugs are injected into the fluid-filled space between the thin layers of tissue that cover the brain and spinal cord.

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1952-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) Childhood ALL Consortium Protocol 95-01 was designed to minimize therapy-related… (More)
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2004
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2004
St Jude Total Therapy Study XIIIB for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) incorporated more stringent risk… (More)
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2003
2003
Posterior leukoencephalopathy syndromes have been reported with hypertension, and immunosuppressive and chemotherapy agents… (More)
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2002
2002
UNLABELLED Meningeal metastases occur in 2-3% of patients with breast cancer, leading to neurological morbidity and increased… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Central nervous system (CNS) relapse has been an obstacle to uniformly successful treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE Standard treatments for neoplastic meningitis are only modestly effective and are associated with significant morbidity… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
To improve outcome in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), a stratified, randomised study of extended intensified… (More)
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1983
1983
We studied a case of flaccid paraplegia that immediately followed intrathecal injection of cytosine arabinoside diluted in 1.5… (More)
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1981
1981
Cerebrospinal fluid dissemination of medulloblastoma occurs despite adequate systemic chemotherapy, and unless it is present at… (More)
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1977
1977
Progress in clinical intrathecal chemotherapy has been slow, and a number of new problems have been encountered. The most… (More)
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