Ependymoblastoma

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Ependymoblastoma

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

Systematic comparison of MRI findings in pediatric ependymoblastoma with ependymoma and CNS primitive neuroectodermal tumor not otherwise specified.
 

Author(s): Johannes Nowak, Carolin Seidel, Torsten Pietsch, Balint Alkonyi, Taylor Laura Fuss, Carsten Friedrich, Katja von Hoff, Stefan Rutkowski, Monika Warmuth-Metz

Journal: Neuro-oncology. 2015 Aug;17(8):1157-65.

 

Ependymoblastoma (EBL), ependymoma (EP), and primitive neuroectodermal tumors of the central nervous system not otherwise specified (CNS-PNET NOS) are pediatric brain tumors that can be differentiated by histopathology in the clinical setting. Recently, we described specific MRI features ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MRI characteristics of ependymoblastoma: results from 22 centrally reviewed cases.
 

Author(s): J Nowak, C Seidel, F Berg, T Pietsch, C Friedrich, K von Hoff, S Rutkowski, M Warmuth-Metz

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Oct;35(10):1996-2001.

 

Ependymoblastoma is a malignant embryonal tumor that develops in early childhood and has a dismal prognosis. Categorized by the World Health Organization as a subgroup of CNS-primitive neuroectodermal tumor, ependymoblastoma is histologically defined by "ependymoblastic rosettes." ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Are the medulloepithelioma, ependymoblastoma and embryonal tumor with multilayered rosettes the same entity?].
 

Author(s): M V Ryzhova, Iu V Kushel', O G Zheludkova, L V Shishkina, T N Panina, A G Melikian, M Iu ZemlianskiÄ­, N V Lemeneva

Journal: Zh Vopr Neirokhir Im N N Burdenko. 2013 ;77(6):51-5.

 

Medulloepithelioma is a rare malignant tumor arising in cerebral hemispheres. Microscopically, medulloepithelioma is characterized by epithelial structures that mimic the embryonic neural tube. Immunohistochemical analysis revealed that tumor cells are immunopositive for LIN28A and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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An Intermediate Expanded Use Trial of DFMO
 

Status: Available

Condition Summary: Neuroblastoma; Medulloblastoma; Typical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor; Embryonal Tumor With Abundant Neuropil and True Rosettes; Ependymoblastoma; Medulloepithelioma

 

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2018

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Phase II Study of Intraventricular Methotrexate in Children With Recurrent or Progressive Malignant Brain Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Recurrent Childhood Medulloblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Ependymoma; Childhood Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor; Embryonal Tumor With Abundant Neuropil and True Rosettes; Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm to the Leptomeninges

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2018

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Palbociclib Isethionate in Treating Younger Patients With Recurrent, Progressive, or Refractory Central Nervous System Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Choroid Plexus Tumor; Childhood Ependymoblastoma; Childhood Grade III Meningioma; Childhood High-grade Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Childhood High-grade Cerebral Astrocytoma; Childhood Medulloepithelioma; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Oligoastrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma; Recurrent Childhood Brain Stem Glioma; Recurrent Childhood Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Cerebral Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Giant Cell Glioblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Glioblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Gliomatosis Cerebri; Recurrent Childhood Gliosarcoma; Recurrent Childhood Medulloblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Pineoblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2018

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