Choroid Plexus Carcinoma

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Choroid Plexus Carcinoma

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The terms "Choroid Plexus Carcinoma" returned 18 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Coincident choroid plexus carcinoma and adrenocortical tumor in an infant.
 

Author(s): Kazuhiko Yoshida, Kazufumi Sato, Ryuhei Kitai, Norichika Hashimoto, Toshihiko Kubota, Ken-Ichiro Kikuta

Journal: Brain Tumor Pathol. 2013 Apr;30(2):104-8.

 

We report a case of a 20-month-old girl with a large choroid plexus carcinoma arising in the left lateral ventricle and an adrenocortical tumor. Following brain tumor resection, the patient was treated with radiation and chemotherapy. The adrenocortical tumor was found with the manifestation ...

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2013

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A novel TP53 somatic mutation involved in the pathogenesis of pediatric choroid plexus carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Sheng-Qing Lv, Ye-Chun Song, Jian-Ping Xu, Hai-Feng Shu, Zheng Zhou, Ning An, Qi-Lin Huang, Hui Yang

Journal: Med. Sci. Monit.. 2012 May;18(5):CS37-41.

 

Choroid plexus carcinoma (CPC) is an uncommon, aggressive, malignant, central nervous system neoplasm that typically occurs in children, presenting with the signs and symptoms of intracranial hypertension and cerebrospinal fluid obstruction.

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2012

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Choroid plexus carcinoma: prenatal characterization by 3-dimensional sonography and magnetic resonance imaging, perinatal management, and natural history.
 

Author(s): Michele Vassallo, Giuseppe Maria Maruotti, Maria Maruotti Giuseppe, Mario Quarantelli, Gaetano Pastore, Dario Paladini

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Feb;31(2):337-9.

 

Last Updated: 2 Feb 2012

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The terms "Choroid Plexus Carcinoma" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Second surgery and the prognosis of choroid plexus carcinoma--results of a meta-analysis of individual cases.
 

Author(s): Brigitte Wrede, Ping Liu, Joann Ater, Johannes E A Wolff

Journal: Anticancer Res.. ;25(6C):4429-33.

 

Tumors of the choroid plexus (CPT) are rare. While choroid plexus papillomas (CPP) are regarded as benign, choroid plexus carcinomas (CPC) have a dismal prognosis, and there is limited information available regarding the best treatment. Maximal possible surgery is generally believed ...

Last Updated: 7 Dec 2005

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Single solitary metastasis of the slowly progressive type of renal cell carcinoma to the choroid plexus--case report.
 

Author(s): H Matsumura, T Yoshimine, S Yamamoto, M Maruno, T Hayakawa, Y Ono, N Kondoh, M Namiki

Journal: Neurol. Med. Chir. (Tokyo). 1997 Dec;37(12):916-9.

 

A 68-year-old male developed a solitary metastasis in the choroid plexus of the right lateral ventricle 7 years after left nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma. The lesion was totally removed and the patient has been free from recurrence for 30 months postoperatively. Pure solitary ...

Last Updated: 5 May 1998

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Risk-Adapted Therapy for Young Children With Embryonal Brain Tumors, Choroid Plexus Carcinoma, High Grade Glioma or Ependymoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors

 

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2014

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Study of Stored Tumor Samples in Young Patients With Brain Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors

 

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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Molecular-Guided Therapy for Childhood Cancer
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Neuroblastoma; Medulloblastoma; Glioma; Ependymoma; Choroid Plexus Neoplasms; Craniopharyngioma; Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor; Meningioma; Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors (PNETs); Germ Cell Tumors; Rhabdomyosarcoma; Non-rhabdomyosarcoma; Ewings Sarcoma; Osteosarcoma; Wilms Tumor; Renal Cell Carcinoma; Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor; Clear Cell Sarcoma; Liver Tumors

 

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2014

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