Gliosarcoma

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Gliosarcoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Gliosarcoma" returned 38 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gliosarcoma occurrence after surgical clipping of aneurysm - coincidence or causal relationship?
 

Author(s): Songtao Qi, Liang Jin, Wenfeng Feng, Silky Chotai

Journal: Turk Neurosurg. 2014 ;24(2):259-65.

 

Gliosarcoma is relatively rare brain tumor of glial and sarcomatous origin. The occurrence of this highly malignant brain tumor in the vicinity of the clipped aneurysm has not been reported in the literature. The authors report a case of 37-year-old man who developed sudden onset ...

Last Updated: 16 May 2014

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Primary gliosarcoma of the brain: radiologic and histopathologic features.
 

Author(s): Alfredo E Romero-Rojas, Julio A Diaz-Perez, Lina M Ariza-Serrano, Deirdre Amaro, Alfonso Lozano-Castillo

Journal: Neuroradiol J. 2013 Dec;26(6):639-48.

 

Gliosarcoma is a rare central nervous system (CNS) neoplasm with biphasic glial and non-glial malignant components. Here we describe the radiologic and histopathologic features observed in five cases of primary gliosarcoma. The mean age at diagnosis in the studied patients was 54.2 ...

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2013

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Long-term survival (>13 years) in a child with recurrent diffuse pontine gliosarcoma: a case report.
 

Author(s): Stanislaw R Burzynski, Tomasz J Janicki, Gregory S Burzynski, Ania Marszalek

Journal: J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol.. 2014 Oct;36(7):e433-9.

 

Pediatric gliosarcoma (GS) is a rare variant of glioblastoma multiforme. The authors describe the case of an unusual pontine location of GS in a 9-year-old boy who was initially diagnosed with low-grade astrocytoma (LGA) that was successfully controlled for 4 years. Subsequently, ...

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2014

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The terms "Gliosarcoma" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gliosarcoma of the cerebellar hemisphere: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Sung Kyoung Moon, Eui Jong Kim, Woo Suk Choi, Chang Woo Ryu, Bong Jin Park, Juhie Lee

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;11(5):566-70.

 

Gliosarcoma is a rare central nervous system tumor usually located in the supratentorial area. Here we report a rare case of a gliosarcoma that developed in the cerebellar hemisphere in a 70-year-old woman. Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain ...

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2010

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Primary gliosarcoma: key clinical and pathologic distinctions from glioblastoma with implications as a unique oncologic entity.
 

Author(s): Seunggu J Han, Isaac Yang, Tarik Tihan, Michael D Prados, Andrew T Parsa

Journal: J. Neurooncol.. 2010 Feb;96(3):313-20.

 

This report presents the historical experience, clinical presentation, treatment, prognosis, and pathogenesis of gliosarcoma described to date in the English literature. PubMed query of term "gliosarcoma" was performed, followed by a rigorous review of cited literature. Articles selected ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2010

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[Gliosarcoma. Presentation of five cases and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): D Cubero-Rego, F Montes de Oca, I Arzuaga-Anderson, V Garcia-Yllán, I Borrajero-Martínez

Journal: Rev Neurol. ;35(7):698-9.

 

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2002

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Phase I/II Trial of Safety and Anti-tumor Efficacy of AXL1717(Picropodophyllin) in the Treatment of Recurrent Malignant Astrocytomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioblastoma; Gliosarcoma; Anaplastic Astrocytoma; Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma; Anaplastic Oligoastrocytoma; Anaplastic Ependymoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2015

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DNX-2401 With Interferon Gamma (IFN-γ) for Recurrent Glioblastoma or Gliosarcoma Brain Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioblastoma; Gliosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 19 Jan 2015

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A Phase I Study of Mebendazole for the Treatment of Pediatric Gliomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pilomyxoid Astrocytoma; Pilocytic Astrocytoma; Glioma, Astrocytic; Optic Nerve Glioma; Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma; Glioblastoma Multiforme; Anaplastic Astrocytoma; Gliosarcoma; Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma; DIPG; Low-grade Glioma

 

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2015

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