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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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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
To characterize the overall survival (OS) and cause specific survival (CSS), and variables affecting outcome, in patients with… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The management of patients with intradural spinal tumors differs in many respects from approaches taken for patients with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Intramedullary spinal cord astrocytomas are relatively rare and usually low-grade lesions with a long natural history. The rarity… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Spinal cord astrocytomas are rare neoplasms, and optimaltreatment guidelines are undefined. 23 patients with spinalcord… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Factors that could optimize the management of pediatric spinal cord astrocytoma remain unclear and controversial. 
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Standard treatment of spinal cord astrocytomas is based upon surgery, followed by radiotherapy when resection is incomplete or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Seventy-nine patients underwent surgery, with or without radiation therapy, for astrocytoma of the spinal cord. There were 43… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In this series, 25 adult patients with intramedullary astrocytomas were treated by radical excision alone. Six patients proved to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
✓ This report describes the first author's surgical experience with a series of 19 consecutive cases of spinal cord astrocytoma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Fourteen patients with intramedullary spinal cord astrocytoma (Grades I, II) or glioblastoma (Grades III, IV) were seen at a… Expand
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