Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor

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Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor

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The terms "Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor with atypical presentation: MRI and diffusion tensor characteristics.
 

Author(s): Kalyan Paudel, Samuel Borofsky, Robert V Jones, Lucien M Levy

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We report the neuroimaging findings of a 26-year-old female patient with a biopsy-proven dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNET). DNETs are an uncommon, usually benign, glial-neural cortical neoplasm of children and young adults who typically present with intractable seizures. ...

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2014

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Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor originally diagnosed as astrocytoma and oligodendroglioma.
 

Author(s): Diego Cassol Dozza, Flávio Freinkel Rodrigues, Leila Chimelli

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2012 Sep;70(9):710-4.

 

Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNT), described in 1988 and introduced in the WHO classification in 1993, affects predominantly children or young adults causing intractable complex partial seizures. Since it is benign and treated with surgical resection, its recognition is ...

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2012

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Diffuse ependymal dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor causing spinal drop metastases: a case report.
 

Author(s): Seul Kee Kim, Min Young Jeong, Tae Young Jung, Heoung Keun Kang, Woong Yoon

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;13(4):492-5.

 

Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors (DNETs) arise mostly in the supratentorial cerebral cortex. A very rare case of intraventricular DNET with diffuse ependymal involvement, which causes spinal drop metastasis, is presented.

Last Updated: 10 Jul 2012

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Molecular-Guided Therapy for Childhood Cancer
 

Status: 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: 5 Sep 2014

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