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Atypical Choroid Plexus Papilloma: Clinical Experience in the Cpt-Siop-2000 Study
Atypical choroid plexus papilloma (APP) represents a novel intermediate-grade subtype of choroid plexus tumor (CPT), the clinical outcome of which has not been described yet. We present the first analysis of a group of APP ...
Percent Positive Axillary Lymph Node Metastasis Predicts Survival in Patients with Non-Metastatic Breast Cancer
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2008)
Purpose. We retrospectively evaluated the impact of percent positive axillary nodal involvement on the therapeutic outcomes in patients with non-metastatic breast cancer receiving postmastectomy radiotherapy and chemotherapy. ...
Benefit Of High-Dose Methylprednisolone In Comparison With Conventional-Dose Prednisolone During Remission Induction Therapy In Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia For Long-Term Follow-Up
(Nature Publishing Group, 2003)
Eight-year event-free survival (EFS) was evaluated in 205 patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), to consider the efficacy of high-dose methylprednisolone (HDMP) given during remission induction chemotherapy ...
Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans Metastasizing To Cavernous Sinuses And Lungs: A Case Report
(Oxford Univ Press, 2001)
Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) is a locally aggressive tumor with a low potential for distant metastases. We report a 22-year-old female patient with a typical cutaneous DFSP who developed five local recurrences ...
Antiadhesive Effects of Grn163L - An Oligonucleotide N3 '-> P5 ' Thio-Phosphoramidate Targeting Telomerase
(Amer Assoc Cancer Research, 2007)
We determined previously that a novel human telomerase RNA (hTR) antagonist, GRN163L, inhibited the tumorigenic potential of A549-luciferase (A549-luc) lung cancer cells in vitro and in vivo. Further studies revealed that ...
Cpg Methylation In The Fhit Regulatory Region: Relation To Fhit Expression In Murine Tumors
(Nature Publishing Group, 2004)
To determine if: (1) 5' CpG island methylation is related to Fhit inactivation; (2) there are tumor or carcinogen-specific methylation patterns, we examined 35 CpG sites in the promoter, exon and intron 1 of the mouse Fhit ...
A Molecular Genetic and Statistical Approach for the Diagnosis of Dual-Site Cancers
(Oxford Univ Press Inc, 2004)
Background: Concurrent tumors can be synchronous, independently derived, non-metastatic tumors or metastatic tumors. The prognosis and clinical management of patients with these different concurrent tumor types are different. ...
Aromatase Inhibitors In Breast Cancer: An Overview
We examined published reports on the use of aromatase inhibitors in postmenopausal patients with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer. Our data were obtained through a MEDLINE search of literature published in English. ...
Bacterial Infection Prevention After Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
(Nature Publishing Group, 2009)
Diarrhea In Neutropenic Patients: A Prospective Cohort Study With Emphasis On Neutropenic Enterocolitis
(Oxford Univ Press, 2007)
Background: Although diarrhea is a frequent complication in neutropenic patients, its true incidence, risk factors and clinical course have not been investigated prospectively. Patients and methods: The study was carried ...