Gliosarcoma

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Gliosarcoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Gliosarcoma" returned 45 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Brachium Pontis Gliosarcoma With Well-Differentiated Cartilaginous Tissue: A Case Report.
 

Author(s): Lei Wang, Yuanyang Xie, Yan Liu, Jun Tan, Zhongliang Chen, Yu Xiao, Ying Xia, Zefeng Peng

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Oct;94(42):e1735.

 

Gliosarcoma (GS) belongs to World Health Organization grade IV neoplasm and displaying glial and mesenchymal differentiation. Only rare cases of GS have been reported in the brachium pontis and 4th ventricle region. Here, we report a rare case of GS located on brachium pontis region ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Gliosarcoma with primitive neuroectodermal, osseous, cartilage and adipocyte differentiation: a case report.
 

Author(s): Kun Yao, Xue-Ling Qi, Xi Mei, Tao Jiang

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We describe a rare case of gliosarcoma with primitive neuroectodermal, osseous, cartilage and adipocyte differentiation. A 57-year-old man experienced a month history of headache, nausea and vomiting. Worse yet, the headache has become more severe for the past 6 days. Magnetic resonance ...

Last Updated: 14 May 2015

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An individual patient data meta-analysis on characteristics, treatments and outcomes of glioblastoma/ gliosarcoma patients with metastases outside of the central nervous system.
 

Author(s): Sophie Pietschmann, André O von Bueren, Michael J Kerber, Brigitta G Baumert, Rolf Dieter Kortmann, Klaus Müller

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To determine the characteristics, treatments and outcomes of patients with glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) or gliosarcoma (GS) and metastases outside of the central nervous system (CNS).

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2015

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The terms "Gliosarcoma" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary gliosarcoma with long-survival: report of two cases and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Zhen Huo, Di Yang, Jie Shen, Yuan Li, Huanwen Wu, Yunxiao Meng, Shuying Zhang, Yufeng Luo, Jinling Cao, Zhiyong Liang

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Gliosarcoma (GS) is a rare high-grade malignant tumor with poor prognosis. The survival period of GS ranges from 4 to 18.5 months. Rarely would it be over 40 months. Survival of intraventricular GS is less than 8 months.

Last Updated: 22 Oct 2014

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioblastoma or Gliosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2016

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Last Updated: 19 Jul 2016

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Combination Adenovirus + Pembrolizumab to Trigger Immune Virus Effects
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brain Cancer; Brain Neoplasm; Glioma; Glioblastoma; Gliosarcoma; Malignant Brain Tumor; Neoplasm, Neuroepithelial; Neuroectodermal Tumors; Neoplasm by Histologic Type; Neoplasm, Nerve Tissue; Nervous System Diseases

 

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2016

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