spinal cord astrocytoma

Known as: Spinal Astrocytoma, astrocytoma spinal cord, Astrocytoma of Spinal Cord 
A low or high grade astrocytoma that arises in the spinal cord.
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Pilomyxoid astrocytoma (PMA) is a recently described, rare, circumscribed glioma similar to pilocytic… (More)
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2004
2004
We report on an unusual case of a recurrent and progressive spinal pilocytic astrocytoma with metastatic spreading to the… (More)
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2001
2001
Intramedullary spinal cord astrocytomas are relatively rare and usually low-grade lesions with a long natural history. The rarity… (More)
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1998
1998
Standard treatment of spinal cord astrocytomas is based upon surgery, followed by radiotherapy when resection is incomplete or… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The optimal management of spinal cord astrocytomas remains to be defined, as aggressive surgery and radiotherapy are… (More)
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1997
1997
Spinal cord astrocytomas are rare neoplasms, and optimaltreatment guidelines are undefined. 23 patients with spinalcord… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Seventy-nine patients underwent surgery, with or without radiation therapy, for astrocytoma of the spinal cord. There were 43… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
In this series, 25 adult patients with intramedullary astrocytomas were treated by radical excision alone. Six patients proved to… (More)
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1992
1992
An infant with congenital torticollis underwent chiropractic manipulation, and within a few hours had respiratory insufficiency… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
~/ This report describes the first author's surgical experience with a series of 19 consecutive cases of spinal cord astrocytoma… (More)
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