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Neurofibromatosis type 2

Neurofibromatosis 2 (NF2)Bilateral Acoustic NeurofibromatosisBANF Acoustic Neurinoma
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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Neurofibromatosis type 2" returned 17 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Neurofibromatosis type 2 and related disorders.
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2020

Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) is a schwannoma predisposition syndrome, alongside schwannomatosis related to germline LZTR1 and SMARCB1 pathogenic variants. This review highlights their overlapping phenotypes, new insight into NF2 phenotype and treatment outcomes.

Current status and recommendations for imaging in neurofibromatosis type 1, neurofibromatosis type 2, and schwannomatosis.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2020

Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2), and schwannomatosis (SWN) are three clinically distinct tumor predisposition syndromes with a shared tendency to develop peripheral and central nervous system neoplasms. Disease expression and complications of NF1, NF2, ...

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Editorials from PubMed

Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Neurofibromatosis type 2" returned 1 free, full-text editorial articles. First 1 results:
Multifocality in neurofibromatosis type 2.
Last Updated: Dec 02, 2018

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Neurofibromatosis type 2" returned 131 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
A VEGF receptor vaccine demonstrates preliminary efficacy in neurofibromatosis type 2.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2020

The anti-VEGF antibody bevacizumab has shown efficacy for the treatment of neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2). Theoretically, vascular endothelial growth factor receptors (VEGFRs)-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTLs) can kill both tumor vessel cells and tumor cells expressing VEGFRs. ...

[Bilateral intracochlear schwannomas in a patient with no genetic or clinical features of neurofibromatosis type 2. German version].
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2020

Schwannomas of the eighth cranial nerve are benign tumours commonly found in the internal auditory meatus or in the cerebellopontine angle. In most cases, they arise from the inferior or vestibular portion of the vestibular nerve. Rarely, these tumours present in the inner ear and ...

Multicenter, Prospective, Phase II and Biomarker Study of High-Dose Bevacizumab as Induction Therapy in Patients With Neurofibromatosis Type 2 and Progressive Vestibular Schwannoma.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2020

Bevacizumab treatment at 7.5 mg/kg every 3 weeks results in improved hearing in approximately 35%-40% of patients with neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) and progressive vestibular schwannomas (VSs). However, the optimal dose is unknown. In this multicenter phase II and biomarker study, ...

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