malignant astrocytoma

malignant astrocytoma

a high-grade astrocytoma, such as glioblastoma multiforme.
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Astrocyte-specific expression of activated p21-ras results in malignant astrocytoma formation in a transgenic mouse model of human gliomas.
Berberine inhibited arylamine N-acetyltransferase activity and gene expression and DNA adduct formation in human malignant astrocytoma (G9T/VGH) and brain glioblastoma multiforms (GBM 8401) cells.
Temozolomide chemotherapy alone versus radiotherapy alone for malignant astrocytoma in the elderly: The NOA-08 randomised, phase 3 trial.
Collision of a Syncytial Meningioma and Malignant Astrocytoma.
Steinberg GK, Shuer LM, Conley Fk et al: Evaluation and outcome in malignant astrocytoma of cerebellum; J Neurosurg; 62; 9-, 1985.
1,052 patients with status, tumor type, size, (2008) malignant astrocytoma (WHO location, and laterality grade III or IV); and treatment modalities theoretical framework not identified Giovagnoli Cross-sectional study of 57 Age, gender, marital (1999) patients with primary status, education, malignant brain tumor; cognitive functioning, biopsychosocial framework and work performance, QOL, tumor duration, type, and location Giovagnoli Cross-sectional study of 94 Age, gender, marital et al.
Identification of any reversible comorbidity would be important, as malignant astrocytoma, also known as glioma or glioblastoma multiforme, typically results in death in about 1 year, even with the latest, most effective therapies.
In March, the companies announced that a third case had been identified, in a patient in the open-label Crohn's disease trial, who had been diagnosed with a malignant astrocytoma, but a reevaluation of the case confirmed that the diagnosis was PML.
It was found to be a malignant astrocytoma, which includes tentacles that stretch out from the tumor itself and invade normal tissue.
Symptomatic spinal dissemination of malignant astrocytoma.
Malignant astrocytoma following radiotherapy for craniopharyngioma.