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6. Donson AM, Erwin NS, Kleinschmidt-DeMasters BK, Madden JR, Addo-Yobo SO, Foreman NK: Unique molecular characteristics of radiation-induced glioblastoma. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol; 2007 Aug;66(8):740-9
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  • Greater overlap was detected in gene expression patterns between RIGs and pilocytic astrocytomas than between RIGs and GBMs, medulloblastomas, ependymomas, atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumors, or rhabdomyosarcomas, suggesting a common precursor cell for RIG and pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Female. Gene Expression Profiling. Humans. Male. Neoplasms, Radiation-Induced

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  • (PMID = 17882018.001).
  • [ISSN] 0022-3069
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
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7. Balss J, Meyer J, Mueller W, Korshunov A, Hartmann C, von Deimling A: Analysis of the IDH1 codon 132 mutation in brain tumors. Acta Neuropathol; 2008 Dec;116(6):597-602
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  • We analyzed the genomic region spanning wild type R132 of IDH1 by direct sequencing in 685 brain tumors including 41 pilocytic astrocytomas, 12 subependymal giant cell astrocytomas, 7 pleomorphic xanthoastrocytomas, 93 diffuse astrocytomas, 120 adult glioblastomas, 14 pediatric glioblastomas, 105 oligodendrogliomas, 83 oligoastrocytomas, 31 ependymomas, 58 medulloblastomas, 9 supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors, 17 schwannomas, 72 meningiomas and 23 pituitary adenomas.
  • [MeSH-minor] Astrocytoma / genetics. Astrocytoma / pathology. Base Sequence. DNA Mutational Analysis. Disease Progression. Gene Frequency. Glioblastoma / genetics. Glioblastoma / pathology. Glioma / etiology. Glioma / pathology. Humans. Oligodendroglioma / genetics. Oligodendroglioma / pathology. Polymerase Chain Reaction

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  • (PMID = 18985363.001).
  • [ISSN] 1432-0533
  • [Journal-full-title] Acta neuropathologica
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Acta Neuropathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  • [Chemical-registry-number] EC 1.1.1.41 / Isocitrate Dehydrogenase
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8. Scheithauer BW, Erdogan S, Rodriguez FJ, Burger PC, Woodruff JM, Kros JM, Gokden M, Spinner RJ: Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors of cranial nerves and intracranial contents: a clinicopathologic study of 17 cases. Am J Surg Pathol; 2009 Mar;33(3):325-38
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  • One patient was irradiated for hypothalamic pilocytic astrocytoma and another for cervical Hodgkin disease.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Male. Middle Aged

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  • (PMID = 19065105.001).
  • [ISSN] 1532-0979
  • [Journal-full-title] The American journal of surgical pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Am. J. Surg. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
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9. Missler U, Zimmermann M, Grehl H: Atypical pilocytic astrocytoma of the third ventricle appearing as a colloid cyst. Klin Neuroradiol; 2009 Dec;19(4):301-5
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  • [Title] Atypical pilocytic astrocytoma of the third ventricle appearing as a colloid cyst.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis. Cerebral Ventricles / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Cerebral Ventriculography / methods. Colloid Cysts / complications. Colloid Cysts / diagnosis. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods

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  • (PMID = 19911121.001).
  • [ISSN] 1615-6706
  • [Journal-full-title] Klinische Neuroradiologie
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Klin Neuroradiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Germany
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10. Fratzoglou M, Leite dos Santos AR, Gawish I, Perneczky A: Endoscope-assisted microsurgery for tumors of the septum pellucidum: surgical considerations and benefits of the method in the treatment of four serial cases. Neurosurg Rev; 2005 Jan;28(1):39-43
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  • The histological findings showed pilocytic astrocytoma in two cases, one subependymoma and one neurocytoma, respectively.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Male. Neuronavigation. Retrospective Studies. Treatment Outcome

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  • (PMID = 15138845.001).
  • [ISSN] 0344-5607
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgical review
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurg Rev
  • [Language] eng
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11. Wemmert S, Romeike BF, Ketter R, Steudel WI, Zang KD, Urbschat S: Intratumoral genetic heterogeneity in pilocytic astrocytomas revealed by CGH-analysis of microdissected tumor cells and FISH on tumor tissue sections. Int J Oncol; 2006 Feb;28(2):353-60
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  • [Title] Intratumoral genetic heterogeneity in pilocytic astrocytomas revealed by CGH-analysis of microdissected tumor cells and FISH on tumor tissue sections.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas are the most frequent gliomas of childhood.
  • Although in diffuse gliomas TP53 gene mutations or deletions occur with significant frequency, the role in pilocytic astrocytomas remains unclear.
  • Histomorphologically different areas of 14 pilocytic astrocytomas were microdissected and analyzed for genetic aberrations and heterogeneity.
  • In conclusion, pilocytic astrocytomas show a genetic heterogeneity associated with variations of histologic structure as well as an intratumoral heterogeneity observed on single cell level by FISH.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Central Nervous System Neoplasms / genetics. Genes, p53. Genetic Heterogeneity
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Child. Child, Preschool. Chromosome Aberrations. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 17. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 7. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 8. Female. Humans. In Situ Hybridization, Fluorescence. Infant. Male. Microdissection. Monosomy. Nucleic Acid Hybridization

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  • (PMID = 16391789.001).
  • [ISSN] 1019-6439
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Oncol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] Greece
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12. Sharma MK, Mansur DB, Reifenberger G, Perry A, Leonard JR, Aldape KD, Albin MG, Emnett RJ, Loeser S, Watson MA, Nagarajan R, Gutmann DH: Distinct genetic signatures among pilocytic astrocytomas relate to their brain region origin. Cancer Res; 2007 Feb 1;67(3):890-900
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  • [Title] Distinct genetic signatures among pilocytic astrocytomas relate to their brain region origin.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs) are the most common glioma in children.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Infratentorial Neoplasms / genetics. Supratentorial Neoplasms / genetics
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Algorithms. Child. Child, Preschool. Cluster Analysis. Female. Gene Expression Profiling. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Neurofibromatosis 1 / genetics. Neurofibromatosis 1 / metabolism. Neurofibromatosis 1 / pathology. Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis

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  • (PMID = 17283119.001).
  • [ISSN] 0008-5472
  • [Journal-full-title] Cancer research
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Cancer Res.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Databank-accession-numbers] GEO/ GSE5582/ GSE5675
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / P30 CA 91842
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
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13. Souweidane MM, Morgenstern PF, Christos PJ, Edgar MA, Khakoo Y, Rutka JT, Dunkel IJ: Intraoperative arachnoid and cerebrospinal fluid sampling in children with posterior fossa brain tumors. Neurosurgery; 2009 Jul;65(1):72-8; discussion 78
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  • Arachnoid infiltration and CSF cytology were found in 20.0% and 44.8%, respectively, for medulloblastoma/pineoblastoma (primitive neuroectodermal tumor), 6.9% and 3.6% for pilocytic astrocytoma, and 0.0% and 33.3% for ependymoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Arachnoid / surgery. Astrocytoma. Infratentorial Neoplasms
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Child. Child, Preschool. Cohort Studies. Female. Humans. Infant. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 19574827.001).
  • [ISSN] 1524-4040
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurgery
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
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4. Kawaguchi T, Kumabe T, Shimizu H, Watanabe M, Tominaga T: 201Tl-SPECT and 1H-MRS study of benign lateral ventricle tumors: differential diagnosis of subependymoma. Neurosurg Rev; 2005 Apr;28(2):96-103
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  • Our study includes nine cases of benign lateral ventricle tumors including two cases of central neurocytoma, two of subependymal giant cell astrocytoma, two of pilocytic astrocytoma and three of subependymoma treated surgically between 1996 and 2003.
  • All three types of tumor demonstrated heterogeneous enhancement on MR imaging with gadolinium-diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid (Gd-DTPA) and increased choline (Cho) peak and decreased N-acetyl aspartate (NAA) and creatine (Cre) peaks on (1)H-MRS. (201)Tl-SPECT showed high uptake of (201)Tl without wash out in all cases of central neurocytoma, subependymal giant cell astrocytoma and pilocytic astrocytoma, but no uptake in cases of subependymoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms / diagnosis. Glioma, Subependymal / diagnosis. Lateral Ventricles. Neurocytoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. Thallium Radioisotopes. Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon

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  • (PMID = 15580370.001).
  • [ISSN] 0344-5607
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgical review
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurg Rev
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
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15. Tibbetts KM, Emnett RJ, Gao F, Perry A, Gutmann DH, Leonard JR: Histopathologic predictors of pilocytic astrocytoma event-free survival. Acta Neuropathol; 2009 Jun;117(6):657-65
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  • [Title] Histopathologic predictors of pilocytic astrocytoma event-free survival.
  • Pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) is the most common pediatric brain tumor.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Antigens, CD / metabolism. Antigens, Differentiation, Myelomonocytic / metabolism. Brain / pathology. Brain / physiopathology. Child. Child, Preschool. Disease-Free Survival. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Infant. Male. Mitotic Index. Retrospective Studies. Signal Transduction. Tumor Suppressor Protein p53 / metabolism. Young Adult


21. Bing F, Kremer S, Lamalle L, Chabardes S, Ashraf A, Pasquier B, Le Bas JF, Krainik A, Grand S: [Value of perfusion MRI in the study of pilocytic astrocytoma and hemangioblastoma: preliminary findings]. J Neuroradiol; 2009 May;36(2):82-7
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  • [Title] [Value of perfusion MRI in the study of pilocytic astrocytoma and hemangioblastoma: preliminary findings].
  • PURPOSE: Pilocytic astrocytomas (PA) and hemangioblastomas (HB) can present the same morphological characteristics on conventional MRI sequences, most usually in the form of a cerebellar cystic mass with a mural nodule that strongly enhances on post-contrast T1 images.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Blood Volume. Brain / blood supply. Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis. Cerebrovascular Circulation. Hemangioblastoma / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Child. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Young Adult


22. Lueth M, Wronski L, Giese A, Kirschner-Schwabe R, Pietsch T, von Deimling A, Henze G, Kurtz A, Driever PH: Somatic mitochondrial mutations in pilocytic astrocytoma. Cancer Genet Cytogenet; 2009 Jul;192(1):30-5
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  • [Title] Somatic mitochondrial mutations in pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • The most common brain tumors in childhood and adolescence are low grade pilocytic astrocytomas (PA).
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Brain Neoplasms / genetics. Genome, Mitochondrial. Mutation
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Base Sequence. Child. Child, Preschool. DNA Mutational Analysis. Female. Germ-Line Mutation. Humans. Infant. Male. Molecular Sequence Data


23. Bohner G, Masuhr F, Distl R, Katchanov J, Klingebiel R, Zschenderlein R, von Deimling A, van Landeghem FK: Pilocytic astrocytoma presenting as primary diffuse leptomeningeal gliomatosis: report of a unique case and review of the literature. Acta Neuropathol; 2005 Sep;110(3):306-11
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  • [Title] Pilocytic astrocytoma presenting as primary diffuse leptomeningeal gliomatosis: report of a unique case and review of the literature.
  • Spinal leptomeningeal biopsy revealed a pilocytic astrocytoma WHO grade I.
  • Sequence analysis of tumor protein 53 gene (TP53) revealed a missense mutation in exon 5, and expression of phosphatase and tensin homolog (mutated in multiple advanced cancers 1) (PTEN) protein was not detected, which may have contributed to astrocytoma development.
  • To our knowledge, this is the first definitive case of pilocytic astrocytoma presenting as PDLG.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Meningeal Neoplasms / pathology. Meninges / pathology. Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial / pathology. Neoplasms, Unknown Primary / pathology. Subarachnoid Space / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use. Biomarkers, Tumor / genetics. Brain / pathology. Brain / physiopathology. Diagnosis, Differential. Fatal Outcome. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Mutation / genetics. Spinal Cord / pathology. Spinal Cord / physiopathology. Spinal Cord Compression / etiology. Spinal Cord Compression / pathology. Spinal Cord Compression / physiopathology. Tumor Suppressor Protein p53 / genetics


24. Watanabe T, Nobusawa S, Kleihues P, Ohgaki H: IDH1 mutations are early events in the development of astrocytomas and oligodendrogliomas. Am J Pathol; 2009 Apr;174(4):1149-53
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  • IDH1 mutations were frequent in low-grade diffuse astrocytomas (88%) and in secondary glioblastomas that developed through progression from low-grade diffuse or anaplastic astrocytoma (82%).
  • IDH1 mutations were co-present with TP53 mutations in 63% of low-grade diffuse astrocytomas and with loss of heterozygosity 1p/19q in 64% of oligodendrogliomas; they were rare in pilocytic astrocytomas (10%) and primary glioblastomas (5%) and absent in ependymomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Brain Neoplasms / genetics. Isocitrate Dehydrogenase / genetics. Oligodendroglioma / genetics
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Age Factors. Biomarkers, Tumor / genetics. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Mutation. Polymorphism, Single-Stranded Conformational. Tumor Suppressor Protein p53 / genetics

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  • (PMID = 19246647.001).
  • [ISSN] 1525-2191
  • [Journal-full-title] The American journal of pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Am. J. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor; 0 / Tumor Suppressor Protein p53; EC 1.1.1.41 / Isocitrate Dehydrogenase
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2671348
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25. Kumar VA, Knopp EA, Zagzag D: Magnetic resonance dynamic susceptibility-weighted contrast-enhanced perfusion imaging in the diagnosis of posterior fossa hemangioblastomas and pilocytic astrocytomas: initial results. J Comput Assist Tomogr; 2010 Nov-Dec;34(6):825-9
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  • [Title] Magnetic resonance dynamic susceptibility-weighted contrast-enhanced perfusion imaging in the diagnosis of posterior fossa hemangioblastomas and pilocytic astrocytomas: initial results.
  • OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to compare the dynamic susceptibility-weighted contrast-enhanced (DSC) magnetic resonance (MR) perfusion and MR imaging findings between hemangioblastomas and pilocytic astrocytoma (PA).
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Hemangioblastoma / diagnosis. Infratentorial Neoplasms / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Child. Child, Preschool. Contrast Media. Edema / diagnosis. Female. Gadolinium DTPA. Humans. Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies

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  • (PMID = 21084895.001).
  • [ISSN] 1532-3145
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of computer assisted tomography
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Comput Assist Tomogr
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Contrast Media; K2I13DR72L / Gadolinium DTPA
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26. Tumialán LM, Dhall SS, Biousse V, Newman NJ: Optic nerve glioma and optic neuritis mimicking one another: case report. Neurosurgery; 2005 Jul;57(1):E190; discussion E190
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  • Interval increase of the optic nerve on magnetic resonance imaging prompted a biopsy of the optic nerve, which revealed a pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Disease Progression. Female. Humans. Inflammation / etiology. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Ocular Motility Disorders / etiology. Pain / etiology

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  • (PMID = 15987555.001).
  • [ISSN] 1524-4040
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurgery
  • [Language] eng
  • [Grant] United States / NEI NIH HHS / EY / P30-EY06360
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • [Publication-country] United States
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27. Perry A, Lusis EA, Gutmann DH: Meningothelial hyperplasia: a detailed clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical and genetic study of 11 cases. Brain Pathol; 2005 Apr;15(2):109-15
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  • All cases had at least one putative predisposing factor, including hemorrhage (7), chronic renal disease (5), old age (5), trauma (1), and an adjacent optic nerve pilocytic astrocytoma (1).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Biomarkers / analysis. Child. Child, Preschool. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. In Situ Hybridization. Male. Meningioma / genetics. Meningioma / metabolism. Meningioma / pathology. Middle Aged

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  • (PMID = 15912882.001).
  • [ISSN] 1015-6305
  • [Journal-full-title] Brain pathology (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Brain Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Grant] United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / NS41520
  • [Publication-type] Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • [Publication-country] Switzerland
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers
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28. Bommakanti K, Panigrahi M, Yarlagadda R, Sundaram C, Uppin MS, Purohit AK: Optic chiasmatic-hypothalamic gliomas: is tissue diagnosis essential? Neurol India; 2010 Nov-Dec;58(6):833-40
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  • PATIENTS AND METHODS: The magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) characteristics of 24 patients with either histologically proven optic chiasmatic "pilocytic astrocytoma" or radiologically suspected optic chiasmatic-hypothalamic gliomas were analyzed.
  • RESULTS: The three radiological groups were: Group-1 solid tumors with or without microcysts in 9 patients (histology: 8 pilocystic astrocytomas and 1 tuberculoma); Group-2 mixed tumors with solid and cystic components in 9 patients (histology: 7 pilocytic astrocytomas and 2 craniopharyngiomas); Group-3 ring enhancing lesions in 6 patients (all the 6 patients initially received antituberculous treatment, in 3 patients the lesion resolved and in the remaining 3 patients the lesion was subjected to biopsy as it did not resolve, the biopsy was suggestive of pilocytic astrocytoma).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Biopsy / methods. Child. Child, Preschool. Contrast Media. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Male. Young Adult

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  • [CommentIn] Neurol India. 2011 Jan-Feb;59(1):144 [21339694.001]
  • (PMID = 21150045.001).
  • [ISSN] 0028-3886
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurology India
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurol India
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] India
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Contrast Media
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29. Fenton E, Refai D, See W, Rawluk DJ: Supratentorial juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma in a young adult with Silver-Russell syndrome. Br J Neurosurg; 2008 Dec;22(6):776-7
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  • [Title] Supratentorial juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma in a young adult with Silver-Russell syndrome.
  • We report the first case of Silver-Russell syndrome associated with a supratentorial juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / complications. Chromosome Disorders / complications. Fetal Growth Retardation. Headache Disorders / etiology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Interventional / methods. Syndrome. Treatment Outcome


30. Garcés-Ambrossi GL, McGirt MJ, Mehta VA, Sciubba DM, Witham TF, Bydon A, Wolinksy JP, Jallo GI, Gokaslan ZL: Factors associated with progression-free survival and long-term neurological outcome after resection of intramedullary spinal cord tumors: analysis of 101 consecutive cases. J Neurosurg Spine; 2009 Nov;11(5):591-9
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  • Pathological type included ependymoma in 51 cases, hemangioblastoma in 15, pilocytic astrocytoma in 16, WHO Grade II astrocytoma in 10, and malignant astrocytoma in 9.
  • A GTR resulted in improved PFS for hemangioblastoma (HR 0.004, p = 0.04) and ependymoma (HR 0.2, p = 0.02), but not astrocytoma.
  • A GTR should be attempted for ependymoma and hemangioblastoma, but it may not affect PFS for astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Astrocytoma / mortality. Astrocytoma / pathology. Astrocytoma / surgery. Disease Progression. Disease-Free Survival. Ependymoma / mortality. Ependymoma / pathology. Ependymoma / surgery. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Kaplan-Meier Estimate. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Middle Aged. Predictive Value of Tests. Prognosis. Recovery of Function. Retrospective Studies. Risk Factors. Therapeutics. Young Adult

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  • [CommentIn] J Neurosurg Spine. 2009 Nov;11(5):588-9; discussion 590 [19929362.001]
  • (PMID = 19929363.001).
  • [ISSN] 1547-5646
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neurosurgery. Spine
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Neurosurg Spine
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
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31. Shinoura N, Takahashi M, Yamada R: Delineation of brain tumor margins using intraoperative sononavigation: implications for tumor resection. J Clin Ultrasound; 2006 May;34(4):177-83
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  • METHODS: Sononavigation was performed on 12 brain tumors (7 metastatic brain tumors, 2 meningiomas, 1 anaplastic oligodendroglioma, 1 anaplastic pilocytic astrocytoma, and 1 anaplastic astrocytoma).
  • The anaplastic pilocytic astrocytoma, 1 metastatic brain tumor (which consisted mainly of necrotic tissue), and the anaplastic astrocytoma were categorized as type 3.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Female. Humans. Intraoperative Period. Male. Middle Aged. Predictive Value of Tests. Retrospective Studies

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  • [Copyright] Copyright 2006 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
  • (PMID = 16615048.001).
  • [ISSN] 0091-2751
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of clinical ultrasound : JCU
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Clin Ultrasound
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Validation Studies
  • [Publication-country] United States
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32. Cheshier SH, Hanft SJ, Adler JR, Chang SD: CyberKnife radiosurgery for lesions of the foramen magnum. Technol Cancer Res Treat; 2007 Aug;6(4):329-36
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  • Histologies were determined either by prior surgery or radiographic criteria and included 25 benign tumors (nine meningiomas, five schwannomas, four neurofibromas, three hemangioblastomas, two ependymomas, one chordomas, and one pilocytic astrocytoma) along with 10 malignant growths (nine metastases and one chondrosarcoma).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Aged, 80 and over. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. Treatment Outcome

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  • (PMID = 17668941.001).
  • [ISSN] 1533-0346
  • [Journal-full-title] Technology in cancer research & treatment
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Technol. Cancer Res. Treat.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Evaluation Studies; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
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33. Jalali R, Dutta D, Kamble R, Gupta T, Munshi A, Sarin R, Dinshaw K: Prospective assessment of activities of daily living using modified Barthel's Index in children and young adults with low-grade gliomas treated with stereotactic conformal radiotherapy. J Neurooncol; 2008 Dec;90(3):321-8
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  • RESULT: The patient population consisted of 38 patients (male 29, female 9) with a diagnosis of residual or progressive low-grade glioma (pilocytic astrocytoma in 27, fibrillary astrocytoma in 5, ependymoma in 4, and oligodendroglioma and pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma in 1 each).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Child. Child, Preschool. Combined Modality Therapy. Disease-Free Survival. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Prospective Studies. Retrospective Studies. Young Adult

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34. Rodriguez FJ, Giannini C, Asmann YW, Sharma MK, Perry A, Tibbetts KM, Jenkins RB, Scheithauer BW, Anant S, Jenkins S, Eberhart CG, Sarkaria JN, Gutmann DH: Gene expression profiling of NF-1-associated and sporadic pilocytic astrocytoma identifies aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 family member L1 (ALDH1L1) as an underexpressed candidate biomarker in aggressive subtypes. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol; 2008 Dec;67(12):1194-204
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  • [Title] Gene expression profiling of NF-1-associated and sporadic pilocytic astrocytoma identifies aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 family member L1 (ALDH1L1) as an underexpressed candidate biomarker in aggressive subtypes.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs) are World Health Organization Grade I gliomas; they most often affect children and young adults and occur in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1).

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  • (PMID = 19018242.001).
  • [ISSN] 0022-3069
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol.
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / P50 CA108961; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / T32 NS007494; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / NS007494-05; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / T32 NS07494-04; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / T32 NS007494-05
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor; 0 / Isoenzymes; 0 / Nerve Tissue Proteins; EC 1.2.1.- / aldehyde dehydrogenase 1; EC 1.2.1.3 / Aldehyde Dehydrogenase; EC 1.2.1.36 / Retinal Dehydrogenase; EC 1.5.1.6 / ALDH1L1 protein, human
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ NIHMS87254; NLM/ PMC2730602
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35. Puputti M, Tynninen O, Pernilä P, Salmi M, Jalkanen S, Paetau A, Sihto H, Joensuu H: Expression of KIT receptor tyrosine kinase in endothelial cells of juvenile brain tumors. Brain Pathol; 2010 Jul;20(4):763-70
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  • KIT receptor tyrosine kinase is expressed in tumor endothelial cells of adult glioblastomas, but its expression in pediatric brain tumor endothelial cells is unknown.
  • We assessed expression of KIT, phosphorylated KIT, stem cell factor (SCF) and vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 (VEGFR-2) in 35 juvenile pilocytic astrocytomas and 49 other pediatric brain tumors using immunohistochemistry, and KIT messenger RNA (mRNA) using in situ hybridization.
  • KIT and phospho-KIT were moderately or strongly expressed in tumor endothelia of 37% and 35% of pilocytic astrocytomas, respectively, whereas marked SCF and VEGFR-2 expression was uncommon.
  • Endothelial cell KIT expression was associated with a young age at diagnosis of pilocytic astrocytoma or ependymoma, and it was occasionally present in histologically normal tissue of the fetus and children.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / metabolism. Brain Neoplasms / metabolism. Endothelial Cells / metabolism. Ependymoma / metabolism. Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-kit / metabolism
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Age Factors. Child. Child, Preschool. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. In Situ Hybridization. Infant. Infant, Newborn. Phosphorylation. RNA, Messenger / genetics. RNA, Messenger / metabolism. Statistics, Nonparametric. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2 / genetics. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2 / metabolism. Young Adult

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  • [ISSN] 1750-3639
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  • [ISO-abbreviation] Brain Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
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  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / RNA, Messenger; EC 2.7.10.1 / Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-kit; EC 2.7.10.1 / Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2
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36. Barresi V, Tuccari G, Barresi G: NGAL immunohistochemical expression in brain primary and metastatic tumors. Clin Neuropathol; 2010 Sep-Oct;29(5):317-22
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  • 42 surgically resected formalin fixed and paraffin embedded neoplasias, including 15 cases of brain metastasis and 27 cases of primary central nervous system (CNS) tumors (11 meningiomas; 1 pilocytic astrocytoma, 2 diffuse astrocytomas, 2 oligoastrocytomas, 2 oligodendrogliomas, 1 anaplastic oligoastrocytoma, 7 glioblastomas, 1 ependymoma) were submitted to the immunohistochemical procedure.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Child. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Neoplasm Metastasis. Young Adult

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  • [ISSN] 0722-5091
  • [Journal-full-title] Clinical neuropathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Clin. Neuropathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Acute-Phase Proteins; 0 / LCN2 protein, human; 0 / Lipocalins; 0 / Proto-Oncogene Proteins
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37. Moshel YA, Link MJ, Kelly PJ: Stereotactic volumetric resection of thalamic pilocytic astrocytomas. Neurosurgery; 2007 Jul;61(1):66-75; discussion 75
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  • [Title] Stereotactic volumetric resection of thalamic pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • OBJECTIVE: To describe the surgical approaches, the radiographic and clinical outcomes, and the long-term follow-up of patients harboring thalamic pilocytic astrocytomas after radical resection by means of a stereotactic volumetric technique.
  • METHODS: Seventy-two patients with thalamic pilocytic astrocytomas underwent stereotactic volumetric resection by the senior author (PJK) at the Mayo Clinic between 1984 and 1993 (44 patients) and at New York University Medical Center between 1993 and 2005 (28 patients).
  • CONCLUSION: Gross total removal of thalamic pilocytic astrocytomas with low morbidity and mortality can be achieved by computer-assisted stereotactic volumetric resection techniques.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / surgery. Brain Neoplasms / surgery. Paresis / prevention & control. Stereotaxic Techniques. Thalamic Diseases / surgery. Thalamus / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Treatment Outcome

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  • [ISSN] 1524-4040
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurgery
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Clinical Trial; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
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38. Francesco F, Maurizio I, Stefano C, Marina S, Ugo S, Massimo S: Trigeminal nerve root entry zone pilocytic astrocytoma in an adult: a rare case of an extraparenchymal tumor. J Neurooncol; 2010 Apr;97(2):285-90
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  • [Title] Trigeminal nerve root entry zone pilocytic astrocytoma in an adult: a rare case of an extraparenchymal tumor.
  • We describe a pilocytic astrocytoma of the CPA that was found to arise from the proximal portion of trigeminal nerve without any anatomic continuity with the brain stem and the cerebellum.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Cerebellar Neoplasms / pathology. Cerebellopontine Angle / pathology. Cranial Nerve Neoplasms / pathology. Trigeminal Nerve Diseases / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging

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  • In the current study we performed electron microscopy, followed by gene expression, immunohistochemicai and western blot analyses in an effort to identify biological differences underlying phenotypic variation in NF1-associated low grade astrocytoma.

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  • [ISSN] 1936-2625
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of clinical and experimental pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int J Clin Exp Pathol
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / P50 CA108961; United States / NCRR NIH HHS / RR / UL1 RR024150; United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / P50CA108961
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / DNA, Neoplasm; EC 2.7.1.1 / MTOR protein, human; EC 2.7.1.1 / TOR Serine-Threonine Kinases
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC3016103
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40. Rush SZ, Abel TW, Valadez JG, Pearson M, Cooper MK: Activation of the Hedgehog pathway in pilocytic astrocytomas. Neuro Oncol; 2010 Aug;12(8):790-8
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  • [Title] Activation of the Hedgehog pathway in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • Pilocytic astrocytoma is commonly viewed as a benign lesion.
  • The Hedgehog (Hh) pathway regulates the growth of higher WHO grade gliomas, and in this study, we have evaluated the activation and operational status of this regulatory pathway in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • Taken together, these findings suggest that Hh pathway activation is common in pediatric pilocytic astrocytomas and may be associated with younger age at diagnosis and tumor growth.

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  • (PMID = 20223881.001).
  • [ISSN] 1523-5866
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuro-oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuro-oncology
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / P30 CA068485; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / K02NS053614
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / GLI1 protein, human; 0 / Hedgehog Proteins; 0 / RNA, Messenger; 0 / Receptors, Cell Surface; 0 / Transcription Factors; 0 / patched receptors
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2940682
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41. Rodríguez-Francia P, Sánchez-Tocino H, García-Cantera M, Martín-Castillo J: [Optic nerve pilocytic astrocytoma with retinal involvement]. Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol; 2005 Dec;80(12):733-6
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  • [Title] [Optic nerve pilocytic astrocytoma with retinal involvement].
  • INTRODUCTION: This is an atypical case of a pilocytic astrocytoma that involved the optic nerve (ON) and the retina.
  • The histopathological study after enucleation was pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Eye Enucleation. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Treatment Outcome. Visual Acuity

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  • (PMID = 16372218.001).
  • [ISSN] 0365-6691
  • [Journal-full-title] Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol
  • [Language] spa
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Spain
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42. Saad A, Tuli S, Ali EN, Houtchens M, Delalle I, Kesari S: Pilocytic astrocytoma of the spinal cord in an adult. J Neurooncol; 2008 Jun;88(2):189-91
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  • [Title] Pilocytic astrocytoma of the spinal cord in an adult.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma. Spinal Cord Neoplasms
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Decompression, Surgical / methods. Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein / metabolism. Humans. Laminectomy / methods. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Male

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  • [ISSN] 0167-594X
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuro-oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neurooncol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
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43. Rumboldt Z, Camacho DL, Lake D, Welsh CT, Castillo M: Apparent diffusion coefficients for differentiation of cerebellar tumors in children. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol; 2006 Jun-Jul;27(6):1362-9
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  • There were 17 juvenile pilocytic astrocytomas (JPA), 8 medulloblastomas, 5 ependymomas, and 2 rhabdoid (atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor [AT/RT]) tumors.
  • RESULTS: ADC values were significantly higher in pilocytic astrocytomas (1.65 +/- 0.27) (mean +/- SD) than in ependymomas (1.10 +/- 0.11) (P = .0003) and medulloblastomas (0.66 +/- 0.15) (P < .0001).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Astrocytoma / pathology. Child. Child, Preschool. Diagnosis, Differential. Ependymoma / diagnosis. Ependymoma / pathology. Female. Humans. Infant. Male. Medulloblastoma / diagnosis. Medulloblastoma / pathology

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  • (PMID = 16775298.001).
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  • [Journal-full-title] AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] AJNR Am J Neuroradiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
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44. Azad A, Deb S, Cher L: Primary anaplastic pilocytic astrocytoma. J Clin Neurosci; 2009 Dec;16(12):1704-6
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  • [Title] Primary anaplastic pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • We report two adult patients with pilocytic astrocytomas with anaplastic features at initial diagnosis.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas are low-grade astrocytomas that occur rarely in adults.
  • Initial presentation of a pilocytic astrocytoma with anaplastic features is particularly uncommon and making a definitive diagnosis of pilocytic astrocytoma with anaplastic features can be challenging.
  • It is critical to differentiate glioblastoma (World Health Organization [WHO] grade 4) and pilocytic astrocytoma with anaplastic features (WHO grade 3) from pilocytic astrocytoma (WHO grade 1) as there are significant therapeutic and prognostic implications.
  • Improved therapeutic strategies are required for pilocytic astrocytomas with anaplastic features.
  • [MeSH-major] Anaplasia / complications. Astrocytoma / complications. Brain Neoplasms / complications

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  • (PMID = 19815416.001).
  • [ISSN] 1532-2653
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Clin Neurosci
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Scotland
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45. Tay A, Scheithauer BW, Cameron JD, Myhre MJ, Boerner MJ: Retinal ependymoma: an immunohistologic and ultrastructural study. Hum Pathol; 2009 Apr;40(4):578-83
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  • Most are syndrome associated and include pilocytic astrocytoma in neurofibromatosis type 1 and subependymal giant cell astrocytoma in tuberous sclerosis complex.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Eye Evisceration. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Microscopy, Electron, Transmission. Retinal Detachment / complications

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  • (PMID = 18835620.001).
  • [ISSN] 1532-8392
  • [Journal-full-title] Human pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Hum. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
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46. Neves AM, Thompson G, Carvalheira J, Trindade JC, Rueff J, Caetano JM, Casey JW, Hermouet S: Detection and quantitative analysis of human herpesvirus in pilocytic astrocytoma. Brain Res; 2008 Jul 24;1221:108-14
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  • [Title] Detection and quantitative analysis of human herpesvirus in pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • Thirty-five samples of pilocytic astrocytoma and 10 control samples of cerebellum from patients who died of unrelated diseases were examined.
  • In summary, EBV was the most frequent HHV detected in pilocytic astrocytoma, but at very low levels.
  • According to the actually accepted threshold the results suggest that EBV cannot be considered responsible for tumorigenesis of pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / virology. Cerebellar Neoplasms / virology. DNA, Viral / genetics. Herpesviridae / genetics. Herpesviridae Infections / complications. Herpesviridae Infections / genetics
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Aged, 80 and over. Astrocytes / pathology. Astrocytes / virology. Causality. Cell Transformation, Neoplastic / genetics. Child. Child, Preschool. DNA Polymerase III / genetics. Female. Herpesvirus 4, Human / genetics. Humans. Infant. Male. Middle Aged. Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction / methods

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  • (PMID = 18565499.001).
  • [ISSN] 0006-8993
  • [Journal-full-title] Brain research
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Brain Res.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / DNA, Viral; EC 2.7.7.- / DNA Polymerase III; EC 2.7.7.- / DNA polymerase A
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47. Jager B, Schuhmann MU, Schober R, Kortmann RD, Meixensberger J: Induction of gliosarcoma and atypical meningioma 13 years after radiotherapy of residual pilocytic astrocytoma in childhood. Pediatr Neurosurg; 2008;44(2):153-8
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  • [Title] Induction of gliosarcoma and atypical meningioma 13 years after radiotherapy of residual pilocytic astrocytoma in childhood.
  • BACKGROUND: Malignant transformation of pilocytic astrocytomas in children is rare and often linked to previous radiotherapy.
  • METHODS AND RESULTS: We report a patient who underwent subtotal resection of a right temporal and insular pilocytic astrocytoma at age 8 in 1988 followed by high-dose radiation therapy.
  • CONCLUSION: Most of the reported cases of malignant transformation of pilocytic astrocytomas received radiation therapy beforehand.
  • The presented case illustrates why adjuvant radiotherapy of residual pilocytic astrocytoma in children is not recommended anymore.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / radiotherapy. Gliosarcoma / etiology. Meningeal Neoplasms / etiology. Meningioma / etiology. Neoplasms, Radiation-Induced / etiology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Humans. Male. Radiotherapy / adverse effects


48. Kitagawa M, Sato T, Ishizaki R, Saiki M: [Resolution of migraine with aura by removing pilocytic astrocytoma of the occipital lobe]. No Shinkei Geka; 2006 Jan;34(1):59-64
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  • [Title] [Resolution of migraine with aura by removing pilocytic astrocytoma of the occipital lobe].
  • Here we report a case of pilocytic astrocytoma in the right occipital lobe presenting as migraine with aura.
  • Total removal of the tumor (pilocytic astrocytoma, WHO grade 1) relieved her migraine completely.
  • But this is the first report of occipital pilocytic astrocytoma presenting as migraine with aura.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / surgery. Brain Neoplasms / surgery. Migraine with Aura / etiology. Occipital Lobe
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Female. Humans. Intracranial Hypertension / etiology


49. Berhouma M, Jemel H, Kchir N: Calcified pilocytic astrocytoma of the medulla mimicking a brainstem "stone". Pathologica; 2008 Oct;100(5):408-10
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  • [Title] Calcified pilocytic astrocytoma of the medulla mimicking a brainstem "stone".
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas usually involve the midbrain and the medulla, and their surgical resection, when feasible, is generally curative.
  • Thin calcifications can be normally found within low grade gliomas, but densely calcified pilocytic astrocytomas of the brainstem have been only rarely reported.
  • The definitive pathological diagnosis was calcified pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Brain Stem Neoplasms / diagnosis. Calcinosis / diagnosis. Medulla Oblongata / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Diagnosis, Differential. Gait Ataxia / etiology. Humans. Male

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  • (PMID = 19253601.001).
  • [ISSN] 0031-2983
  • [Journal-full-title] Pathologica
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Pathologica
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Italy
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50. Horger M, Beschorner R, Nägele T, Danz S, Ernemann U: [Pilocytic astrocytoma: imaging findings]. Rofo; 2009 Dec;181(12):1109-12
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  • [Title] [Pilocytic astrocytoma: imaging findings].
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis. Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Image Enhancement / methods. Image Processing, Computer-Assisted / methods. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Blood-Brain Barrier / physiology. Brain / pathology. Child. Contrast Media / administration & dosage. Diagnosis, Differential. Humans. Prognosis. Sensitivity and Specificity. Tumor Burden. Young Adult


51. Kim SJ, Lee WY, Kim BJ, Kim JY, Hong SB, Tae WS, Seo DW: Isolated tongue tremor after removal of cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma: Functional analysis with SPECT study. Mov Disord; 2007 Sep 15;22(12):1825-8
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  • [Title] Isolated tongue tremor after removal of cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma: Functional analysis with SPECT study.
  • We experienced a case of isolated tongue tremor after the removal of a cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Astrocytoma / surgery. Cerebellar Neoplasms / surgery. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Olivary Nucleus / pathology. Olivary Nucleus / radionuclide imaging. Red Nucleus / pathology. Red Nucleus / radionuclide imaging


52. Leonard JR, Perry A, Rubin JB, King AA, Chicoine MR, Gutmann DH: The role of surgical biopsy in the diagnosis of glioma in individuals with neurofibromatosis-1. Neurology; 2006 Oct 24;67(8):1509-12
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  • Most gliomas in neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) are pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs) of the optic pathway occurring in young children.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / etiology. Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain / pathology. Glioma / etiology. Glioma / pathology. Neurofibromatosis 1 / complications
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Biopsy / standards. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male

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  • (PMID = 17060590.001).
  • [ISSN] 1526-632X
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Evaluation Studies; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
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53. Shah MN, Leonard JR, Perry A: Rosette-forming glioneuronal tumors of the posterior fossa. J Neurosurg Pediatr; 2010 Jan;5(1):98-103
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  • The original diagnoses included pilocytic astrocytoma, ependymoma, cerebellar dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNT), and oligodendroglioma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Astrocytoma / surgery. Cerebellar Neoplasms / diagnosis. Cerebellar Neoplasms / surgery. Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms / diagnosis. Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms / surgery. Cranial Fossa, Posterior. Ependymoma / diagnosis. Ependymoma / surgery. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive / diagnosis. Oligodendroglioma / diagnosis. Oligodendroglioma / surgery. Skull Base Neoplasms / diagnosis. Skull Base Neoplasms / surgery. Teratoma / diagnosis. Teratoma / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Biomarkers, Tumor / analysis. Child. Female. Humans. Middle Aged

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  • (PMID = 20043744.001).
  • [ISSN] 1933-0715
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Neurosurg Pediatr
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor
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54. El Ayachi I, Baeza N, Fernandez C, Colin C, Scavarda D, Pesheva P, Figarella-Branger D: KIAA0510, the 3'-untranslated region of the tenascin-R gene, and tenascin-R are overexpressed in pilocytic astrocytomas. Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol; 2010 Aug;36(5):399-410
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  • [Title] KIAA0510, the 3'-untranslated region of the tenascin-R gene, and tenascin-R are overexpressed in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • We took advantage of our previous study focused on genes that were critical in tumour invasion to further study here an unknown sequence, referred to as KIAA0510, the chromosomal location of which was 1q25, described as a 5596-bp long mRNA and that we found to be significantly overexpressed in pilocytic astrocytomas compared with glioblastomas.
  • We have clearly confirmed the overexpression of tenascin-R in pilocytic astrocytomas vs. glioblastomas at mRNA and protein levels.
  • CONCLUSION: KIAA0510, the 3'-untranslated region of the tenascin-R gene, and tenascin-R are overexpressed in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • Gangliogliomas shared with pilocytic astrocytomas strong tenascin-R expression.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Cerebellar Neoplasms / genetics. Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic. Tenascin / genetics
  • [MeSH-minor] 3' Untranslated Regions / genetics. Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Child. Child, Preschool. Ependymoma / genetics. Ependymoma / physiopathology. Ganglioglioma / genetics. Ganglioglioma / physiopathology. Humans. Infant. Meningeal Neoplasms / genetics. Meningeal Neoplasms / physiopathology. Meningioma / genetics. Meningioma / physiopathology. Middle Aged. Supratentorial Neoplasms / genetics. Supratentorial Neoplasms / physiopathology. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 20202125.001).
  • [ISSN] 1365-2990
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuropathology and applied neurobiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuropathol. Appl. Neurobiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / 3' Untranslated Regions; 0 / Tenascin; 147604-77-1 / tenascin R
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55. Hamlat A, Morandi X, Riffaud L, Carsin-Nicol B, Haegelen C, Helal H, Brassier G: Transtemporal-transchoroidal approach and its transamygdala extension to the posterior chiasmatic cistern and diencephalo-mesencephalic lesions. Acta Neurochir (Wien); 2008 Apr;150(4):317-27; discussion 327-8
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  • The procedure is described for five surgically treated patients with such lesions that includes three retrochiasmatic craniopharyngiomas, one hypothalamic hamartoma, and one pilocytic astrocytoma in the left crus cerebri.
  • [MeSH-major] Amygdala / surgery. Astrocytoma / surgery. Brain Neoplasms / surgery. Choroid Plexus / surgery. Craniopharyngioma / surgery. Hamartoma / surgery. Hypothalamic Neoplasms / surgery. Microsurgery / methods. Pituitary Neoplasms / surgery. Temporal Lobe / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Child. Child, Preschool. Diencephalon / pathology. Diencephalon / surgery. Female. Humans. Hydrocephalus / surgery. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Mesencephalon / pathology. Mesencephalon / surgery. Middle Aged. Optic Chiasm / pathology. Optic Chiasm / surgery. Tomography, X-Ray Computed. Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt


56. Hargrave D: Paediatric high and low grade glioma: the impact of tumour biology on current and future therapy. Br J Neurosurg; 2009 Aug;23(4):351-63
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  • Pilocytic astrocytoma, the most common childhood low grade brain tumour, has recently been shown to harbour an activated BRAF/MAPK/ERK pathway in the majority of cases; this represents an attractive target for new agents.
  • The molecular biology of adult malignant glioma is now well described and targeted therapies against VEGFR are already playing a role in the management of glioblastoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Astrocytoma / genetics. Astrocytoma / pathology. Astrocytoma / therapy. Child. Child, Preschool. Combined Modality Therapy. Drug Delivery Systems. Genetic Predisposition to Disease. Genome-Wide Association Study. Hamartoma Syndrome, Multiple / genetics. Humans. Infant. Neoplasm Staging. Neurofibromatosis 1 / genetics. Prognosis. Tuberous Sclerosis / genetics


57. Marie SK, Okamoto OK, Uno M, Hasegawa AP, Oba-Shinjo SM, Cohen T, Camargo AA, Kosoy A, Carlotti CG Jr, Toledo S, Moreira-Filho CA, Zago MA, Simpson AJ, Caballero OL: Maternal embryonic leucine zipper kinase transcript abundance correlates with malignancy grade in human astrocytomas. Int J Cancer; 2008 Feb 15;122(4):807-15
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  • We have performed cDNA microarray analyses to identify gene expression differences between highly invasive glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) and typically benign pilocytic astrocytomas (PA).
  • In the examination of more than 100 tumors of the central nervous system, we found progressively higher expression of MELK with astrocytoma grade and a noteworthy uniformity of high level expression in GBM.
  • We found neither gene promoter hypomethylation nor amplification to be a factor in MELK expression, but were able to demonstrate that MELK knockdown in malignant astrocytoma cell lines caused a reduction in proliferation and anchorage-independent growth in in vitro assays.
  • Among them, MELK correlated with malignancy grade in astrocytomas and represents a therapeutic target for the management of the most frequent brain tumors in adult and children.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Gene Expression Profiling. Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic. Glioblastoma / genetics. Protein-Serine-Threonine Kinases / genetics
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Apoptosis. Brain / metabolism. Brain Neoplasms / genetics. Brain Neoplasms / pathology. Cell Proliferation. Child. DNA Methylation. Gene Dosage. Humans. Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis. Promoter Regions, Genetic. RNA, Small Interfering / pharmacology. Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction. Tumor Cells, Cultured

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  • [Copyright] (c) 2007 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
  • (PMID = 17960622.001).
  • [ISSN] 1097-0215
  • [Journal-full-title] International journal of cancer
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Int. J. Cancer
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / RNA, Small Interfering; EC 2.7.1.- / MELK protein, human; EC 2.7.11.1 / Protein-Serine-Threonine Kinases
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58. Yamashita Y, Kumabe T, Higano S, Watanabe M, Tominaga T: Minimum apparent diffusion coefficient is significantly correlated with cellularity in medulloblastomas. Neurol Res; 2009 Nov;31(9):940-6
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  • METHODS: Pre-operative diffusion-weighted MR images were retrospectively reviewed in 26 patients with posterior fossa neoplasms: 11 medulloblastomas, one atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor (AT/RT), four glioblastomas, four ependymomas, three pilocytic astrocytomas and three hemangioblastomas.
  • RESULTS: The mean minADC value of the medulloblastoma was significantly lower than those of ependymoma, pilocytic astrocytoma and hemangioblastoma without overlap in the range of minADC values.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Astrocytoma / metabolism. Astrocytoma / pathology. Astrocytoma / physiopathology. Body Water / physiology. Cell Count. Child. Child, Preschool. Diagnosis, Differential. Diffusion. Ependymoma / metabolism. Ependymoma / pathology. Ependymoma / physiopathology. Extracellular Space / metabolism. Female. Hemangioblastoma / metabolism. Hemangioblastoma / pathology. Hemangioblastoma / physiopathology. Humans. Infant. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 19138469.001).
  • [ISSN] 1743-1328
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurological research
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurol. Res.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
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59. Gunal A, Onguru O, Safali M, Beyzadeoglu M: Fascin expression [corrected] in glial tumors and its prognostic significance in glioblastomas. Neuropathology; 2008 Aug;28(4):382-6
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  • Seventy-six glial tumors including 44 glioblastomas with known survival time, 18 anaplastic astrocytomas (AAs), six diffuse astrocytomas (DAs), and eight pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs) were examined immunohistochemically for fascin expression.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Astrocytoma / metabolism. Astrocytoma / mortality. Astrocytoma / pathology. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Kaplan-Meier Estimate. Middle Aged. Prognosis

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  • (PMID = 18298442.001).
  • [ISSN] 0919-6544
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuropathology : official journal of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuropathology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Australia
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Carrier Proteins; 0 / Microfilament Proteins; 146808-54-0 / fascin
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60. Tung JN, Tsao TY, Tai CJ, Yeh KT, Cheng YW, Jiang MC: Distribution of lysosome-associated membrane proteins-1 and -2, and cathepsin D in eosinophilic granular bodies: possible relationship to cyst development in pilocytic astrocytomas. J Int Med Res; 2010 Jul-Aug;38(4):1354-64
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  • [Title] Distribution of lysosome-associated membrane proteins-1 and -2, and cathepsin D in eosinophilic granular bodies: possible relationship to cyst development in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas are usually cystic; cyst formation within these tumours may result in increased intracranial pressure, due to the effect of their mass, and contribute to cerebral damage.
  • Eosinophilic granular bodies (EGBs) are produced abundantly in pilocytic astrocytomas but their role in disease progression remains unknown.
  • The results suggest that EGBs, together with other factors, may play a role in the development of cysts in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / complications. Cathepsin D / metabolism. Cysts / complications. Cytoplasmic Granules / enzymology. Eosinophils / enzymology. Lysosome-Associated Membrane Glycoproteins / metabolism
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Lysosomal-Associated Membrane Protein 2. Male. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 20926008.001).
  • [ISSN] 0300-0605
  • [Journal-full-title] The Journal of international medical research
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Int. Med. Res.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / LAMP1 protein, human; 0 / LAMP2 protein, human; 0 / Lysosomal-Associated Membrane Protein 2; 0 / Lysosome-Associated Membrane Glycoproteins; EC 3.4.23.5 / Cathepsin D
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61. de Divitiis E, Cavallo LM, Cappabianca P, Esposito F: Extended endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal approach for the removal of suprasellar tumors: Part 2. Neurosurgery; 2007 Jan;60(1):46-58; discussion 58-9
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  • The series consisted of seven pituitary adenomas, seven craniopharyngiomas, three suprasellar Rathke's cleft cysts, two tuberculum sellae meningiomas, and one pilocytic astrocytoma of the chiasm.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Aged. Central Nervous System Neoplasms / diagnosis. Central Nervous System Neoplasms / radiography. Central Nervous System Neoplasms / surgery. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Sphenoid Bone / radiography. Sphenoid Bone / surgery

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  • (PMID = 17228252.001).
  • [ISSN] 1524-4040
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurgery
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
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62. Zhang JG, Kruse CA, Driggers L, Hoa N, Wisoff J, Allen JC, Zagzag D, Newcomb EW, Jadus MR: Tumor antigen precursor protein profiles of adult and pediatric brain tumors identify potential targets for immunotherapy. J Neurooncol; 2008 May;88(1):65-76
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  • [Title] Tumor antigen precursor protein profiles of adult and pediatric brain tumors identify potential targets for immunotherapy.
  • OBJECTIVES: We evaluated and compared tumor antigen precursor protein (TAPP) profiles in adult and pediatric brain tumors of 31 genes related to tumor associated antigens (TAA) for possible use in immunotherapy.
  • METHODS: Thirty-seven brain tumor specimens from 11 adult and 26 pediatric patients were analyzed by quantitative real-time PCR for the relative expression of 31 TAPP mRNAs.
  • Histological diagnoses consisted of 16 glioblastomas, 4 low grade astrocytomas, 10 juvenile pilocytic astrocytomas, and 7 ependymomas.
  • RESULTS: The adult gliomas expressed 94% (29 of 31) of the TAPP mRNAs evaluated compared with pediatric brain tumors that expressed 55-74% of the TAPP mRNAs, dependent on tumor histological subtype.
  • (1) equal expression among adult and pediatric cases, (2) greater expression in adult than pediatric cases, (3) expression restricted to adult GBM and (4) a random distribution.
  • CONCLUSIONS: The potential TAA targets identified from the TAPP profiles of 31 genes associated with adult and pediatric brain tumors may help investigators select specific target antigens for developing dendritic cell- or peptide-based vaccines or T cell-based immunotherapeutic approaches against brain tumors.

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  • (PMID = 18259692.001).
  • [ISSN] 0167-594X
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuro-oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neurooncol.
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / R01 CA121258; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / NS 046463; United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / CA 121258; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / R21 NS057829; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / NS 054093; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / NS 056300; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / R21 NS056300; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / R21 NS046463; United States / NINDS NIH HHS / NS / NS 057829
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antigens, Neoplasm; 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor; 0 / Protein Precursors; 0 / RNA, Messenger
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ NIHMS572988; NLM/ PMC4005736
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63. Messing-Jünger AM, Riemenschneider MJ, Reifenberger G: A 21-year-old female with a third ventricular tumor. Brain Pathol; 2006 Jan;16(1):87-8, 93
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  • Histologically, intraventricular schwannoma needs to be distinguished from other spindle cell tumors, in particular pilocytic astrocytoma and fibroblastic meningioma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Brain / pathology. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Neurosurgical Procedures

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  • (PMID = 16612987.001).
  • [ISSN] 1015-6305
  • [Journal-full-title] Brain pathology (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Brain Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] Switzerland
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64. Akimoto J, Namatame H, Haraoka J, Kudo M: Epithelioid glioblastoma: a case report. Brain Tumor Pathol; 2005;22(1):21-7
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  • Histological examination revealed a moderate number of tumor cells with fine bipolar processes in a mucoid matrix, which suggested pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • Immunohistochemically, the tumor cells were positive for glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) and vimentin in the area resembling pilocytic astrocytoma, but in the epithelioid area they were negative for GFAP and vimentin as well as for breast cancer markers, including AE1/AE3.
  • The proliferating potential, represented by the MIB-1 labeling index, was high (82.5%) in the area of epithelioid appearance, compared to only 3% in the area of pilocytic astrocytoma-like appearance.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal / therapeutic use. Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use. Breast Neoplasms / drug therapy. Breast Neoplasms / pathology. Breast Neoplasms / surgery. Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast / drug therapy. Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast / pathology. Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast / surgery. Chemotherapy, Adjuvant. Combined Modality Therapy. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Neurosurgical Procedures. Radiotherapy, Adjuvant. Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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  • (PMID = 18095100.001).
  • [ISSN] 1861-387X
  • [Journal-full-title] Brain tumor pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Brain Tumor Pathol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
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65. Oka F, Yamashita Y, Kumabe T, Tominaga T: Total resection of a hemorrhagic tectal pilocytic astrocytoma--case report. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo); 2007 May;47(5):219-21
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  • [Title] Total resection of a hemorrhagic tectal pilocytic astrocytoma--case report.
  • A 21-year-old man presented with a hemorrhagic pilocytic astrocytoma of the tectal plate manifesting as sudden onset of severe headache, vertigo, nausea, and vomiting.
  • The histological diagnosis was pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • Tectal plate pilocytic astrocytoma is rarely associated with hemorrhage but should be considered in the differential diagnosis of intracranial hemorrhage with acute presentation.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Astrocytoma / surgery. Brain Neoplasms / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / surgery. Intracranial Hemorrhages / etiology. Tectum Mesencephali
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Humans. Male

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  • (PMID = 17527049.001).
  • [ISSN] 0470-8105
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurologia medico-chirurgica
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurol. Med. Chir. (Tokyo)
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Japan
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66. Birlik B, Canda S, Ozer E: Tumour vascularity is of prognostic significance in adult, but not paediatric astrocytomas. Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol; 2006 Oct;32(5):532-8
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  • [Title] Tumour vascularity is of prognostic significance in adult, but not paediatric astrocytomas.
  • Due to the evidence that vascular changes are important histological features of astrocytomas, the aim of this study was to investigate prognostic significance of tumour vascularity in paediatric and adult astrocytomas.
  • Study population consisted of 70 patients (45 adult and 25 children) with histologically proven diagnosis of astrocytoma with no history of previous therapy.
  • In contrast to the results in paediatric astrocytomas, tumour vascularity in adult tumours correlated significantly with postoperative survival by univariate analysis (P < 0.05).
  • We conclude that histological quantification of tumour vascularity is a significant prognosticator in adult astrocytomas, but not in children.
  • Our data do not support the validity of applications of antiangiogenic agents in paediatric astrocytic tumours, particularly pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Aging / pathology. Astrocytoma / blood supply. Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / blood supply. Brain Neoplasms / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Aged, 80 and over. Angiogenesis Inhibitors / therapeutic use. Antigens, CD31 / metabolism. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Infant. Male. Middle Aged. Prognosis. Regional Blood Flow / physiology. Retrospective Studies. Survival

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  • (PMID = 16972887.001).
  • [ISSN] 0305-1846
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuropathology and applied neurobiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuropathol. Appl. Neurobiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Angiogenesis Inhibitors; 0 / Antigens, CD31
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67. Taraszewska A, Czernicki Z, Andrychowski J: Hemosiderin pigmentation of tumour cells in cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma associated with post-traumatic hemorrhage in adults. Folia Neuropathol; 2005;43(3):172-7
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  • [Title] Hemosiderin pigmentation of tumour cells in cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma associated with post-traumatic hemorrhage in adults.
  • The pilocytic astrocytoma is only rarely associated with gross intratumoral hemorrhage despite rich vasculature and blood vessel changes, accompanied often by perivascular depots of hemosiderin.
  • We report an unusual case of pigmented cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma presenting with posttraumatic hemorrhage in a 38-year-old man with no history related to the tumor.
  • Histopathological examination revealed pilocytic astrocytoma tissue with broad hemorrhagic changes and with an unusual pattern of massive pigmentation of the cytoplasm of pilocytic astrocytes, consistent with hemosiderosis.
  • To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of pigmented pilocytic astrocytoma exhibiting extensive intracellular hemosiderin deposition.

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  • (PMID = 16245213.001).
  • [ISSN] 1641-4640
  • [Journal-full-title] Folia neuropathologica
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Folia Neuropathol
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Poland
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 9011-92-1 / Hemosiderin
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68. MacDonald TJ, Pollack IF, Okada H, Bhattacharya S, Lyons-Weiler J: Progression-associated genes in astrocytoma identified by novel microarray gene expression data reanalysis. Methods Mol Biol; 2007;377:203-22
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  • [Title] Progression-associated genes in astrocytoma identified by novel microarray gene expression data reanalysis.
  • Astrocytoma is graded as pilocytic (WHO grade I), diffuse (WHO grade II), anaplastic (WHO grade III), and glioblastoma multiforme (WHO grade IV).
  • The progression from low- to high-grade astrocytoma is associated with distinct molecular changes that vary with patient age, yet the prognosis of high-grade tumors in children and adults is equally dismal.
  • Expression results were validated using a third astrocytoma dataset.
  • This suggests that dysregulation of APOD may be critical for malignant astrocytoma formation, and thus a possible novel universal target for therapeutic intervention.
  • Further investigation is needed to evaluate the role of APOD, as well as the other genes identified, in malignant astrocytoma development.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Biomarkers, Tumor / genetics. Brain Neoplasms / genetics. Gene Expression. Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Child. Chromosomes, Human. Cluster Analysis. Data Interpretation, Statistical. Disease Progression. Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic. Humans. Models, Genetic. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local. Reproducibility of Results

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  • (PMID = 17634619.001).
  • [ISSN] 1064-3745
  • [Journal-full-title] Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Methods Mol. Biol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor
  • [Number-of-references] 49
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69. Maryniak A, Roszkowski M: [Cognitive and affective disturbances in children after surgical treatment of cerebellar tumors]. Neurol Neurochir Pol; 2005 May-Jun;39(3):202-6
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  • MATERIAL AND METHODS: Cognitive and emotional functions were studied in 66 children who underwent surgery for cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma at the Department of Neurosurgery of the Children Memorial Health Institute.
  • CONCLUSIONS: The present study confirms the psychological deficits following cerebellar lesion in children, similar to the cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome reported in adult patients.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / surgery. Cerebellar Neoplasms / surgery. Cognition Disorders / etiology. Mood Disorders / etiology. Neurosurgical Procedures / adverse effects. Speech Disorders / etiology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adaptation, Psychological. Adolescent. Adult. Cerebellum / physiopathology. Cerebellum / surgery. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Male. Memory Disorders / etiology. Neuropsychological Tests. Parent-Child Relations. Poland. Retrospective Studies

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  • (PMID = 15981157.001).
  • [ISSN] 0028-3843
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurologia i neurochirurgia polska
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurol. Neurochir. Pol.
  • [Language] pol
  • [Publication-type] English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Poland
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70. Lyons MK: Pilocytic astrocytoma with spontaneous intracranial hemorrhages in an elderly adult. Clin Neurol Neurosurg; 2007 Jan;109(1):76-80
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  • [Title] Pilocytic astrocytoma with spontaneous intracranial hemorrhages in an elderly adult.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas are relatively uncommon tumors found predominantly in the pediatric population.
  • This is a report of a 75-year-old man presenting with two spontaneous intracranial hemorrhages and subsequent resection of a pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • A review of the literature summarizes the current field of knowledge of adult pilocytic astrocytomas in the setting of intracranial hemorrhage.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / complications. Brain Neoplasms / complications. Intracranial Hemorrhages / etiology

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  • (PMID = 16621238.001).
  • [ISSN] 0303-8467
  • [Journal-full-title] Clinical neurology and neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Clin Neurol Neurosurg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
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71. Hoffman S, Schellinger KA, Propp JM, McCarthy BJ, Campbell RT, Davis FG: Seasonal variation in incidence of pediatric medulloblastoma in the United States, 1995-2001. Neuroepidemiology; 2007;29(1-2):89-95
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  • There were no significant results for brain tumors overall, or for the other most common pediatric tumor subtypes (pilocytic astrocytoma, other astrocytoma, and ependymoma).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Birth Rate. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Incidence. Male. Registries. United States / epidemiology

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  • [Copyright] (c) 2007 S. Karger AG, Basel.
  • (PMID = 17925600.001).
  • [ISSN] 1423-0208
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuroepidemiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuroepidemiology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Switzerland
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72. Sie M, de Bont ES, Scherpen FJ, Hoving EW, den Dunnen WF: Tumour vasculature and angiogenic profile of paediatric pilocytic astrocytoma; is it much different from glioblastoma? Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol; 2010 Dec;36(7):636-47
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  • [Title] Tumour vasculature and angiogenic profile of paediatric pilocytic astrocytoma; is it much different from glioblastoma?
  • AIMS: Pilocytic astrocytomas are the most frequent brain tumours in children.
  • In this study 59 paediatric pilocytic astrocytomas were compared with 62 adult glioblastomas, as a prototype of tumour angiogenesis.
  • RESULTS: Pilocytic astrocytoma and glioblastoma showed similar fractions of vessels covered with basement membrane and pericytes.
  • Pilocytic astrocytoma had fewer but wider vessels compared with glioblastoma.
  • Turnover of endothelial and tumour cells were relatively lower in pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • Within pilocytic astrocytoma, higher ANGPT-1/ANGPT-2 balance was correlated with fewer apoptotic endothelial cells.
  • CONCLUSIONS: Despite the fact that pilocytic astrocytoma showed a different vessel architecture compared with glioblastoma, a critical overlap in vessel immaturity/instability and the angiogenic profile was seen between both tumours.
  • These findings suggest encouraging possibilities for targeting angiogenesis (for instance with anti-VEGF) as a therapeutic strategy in pilocytic astrocytoma.

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  • [Copyright] © 2010 The Authors. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology © 2010 British Neuropathological Society.
  • (PMID = 20704656.001).
  • [ISSN] 1365-2990
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuropathology and applied neurobiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuropathol. Appl. Neurobiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Angiogenic Proteins; 0 / Angiopoietin-1; 0 / Angiopoietin-2; 0 / Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
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73. Rachinger W, Grau S, Holtmannspötter M, Herms J, Tonn JC, Kreth FW: Serial stereotactic biopsy of brainstem lesions in adults improves diagnostic accuracy compared with MRI only. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry; 2009 Oct;80(10):1134-9
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  • METHODS: Between 1998 and 2007, all consecutive adult patients with radiologically suspected brainstem glioma were included.
  • RESULTS: 46 adult patients were included.
  • Histological evaluation revealed pilocytic astrocytoma (n = 2), WHO grade II glioma (n = 14), malignant glioma (n = 12), metastasis (n = 7), lymphoma (n = 5), cavernoma (n = 1), inflammatory disease (n = 2) or no tumour/gliosis (n = 3).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Cohort Studies. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Predictive Value of Tests. Reproducibility of Results. Retrospective Studies. Risk Factors. Survival Rate. Treatment Outcome. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 19520698.001).
  • [ISSN] 1468-330X
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatry
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Comparative Study; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] England
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74. Zhang K, Li C, Liu Y, Li L, Ma X, Meng X, Feng D: Evaluation of invasiveness of astrocytoma using 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy: correlation with expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2. Neuroradiology; 2007 Nov;49(11):913-9
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  • [Title] Evaluation of invasiveness of astrocytoma using 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy: correlation with expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2.
  • So to assess the invasive potential of astrocytoma is very important.
  • The aim of this study was determine whether there is a significant correlation between the results of (1)H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy ((1)H-MRS) and tumor invasive potential of astrocytoma, which is reflected by expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2).
  • According to the World Health Organization classification criteria for central nervous system tumors, there were 16 low-grade astrocytomas (2 pilocytic astrocytomas, 14 grade II astrocytomas) and 25 high-grade astrocytomas (5 anaplastic astrocytomas, 20 glioblastomas).The choline/N-acetylaspartate (Cho/NAA) and choline/creatine (Cho/Cr) ratios were calculated.
  • RESULTS: The Cho/NAA and Cho/Cr ratios of high-grade astrocytoma were both significantly greater than those of low-grade astrocytoma (t = -6.222, P = 0.000; t = -6.533, P = 0.000, respectively).
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / metabolism. Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / metabolism. Brain Neoplasms / pathology. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Matrix Metalloproteinase 2 / metabolism
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Aspartic Acid / analogs & derivatives. Aspartic Acid / metabolism. Choline / metabolism. Creatine / metabolism. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Neoplasm Invasiveness. Predictive Value of Tests. Treatment Outcome

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  • (PMID = 17763847.001).
  • [ISSN] 0028-3940
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuroradiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuroradiology
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Clinical Trial; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 30KYC7MIAI / Aspartic Acid; 997-55-7 / N-acetylaspartate; EC 3.4.24.24 / Matrix Metalloproteinase 2; MU72812GK0 / Creatine; N91BDP6H0X / Choline
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75. Arantes M, Vaz AR, Honavar M, Resende M, Pereira JR: Pilocytic astrocytoma arising from the pineal gland. J Neuroradiol; 2009 Jun;36(3):177-8
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  • [Title] Pilocytic astrocytoma arising from the pineal gland.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis. Pineal Gland
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Humans. Male

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  • (PMID = 19217662.001).
  • [ISSN] 0150-9861
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuroradiology. Journal de neuroradiologie
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J Neuroradiol
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Letter
  • [Publication-country] France
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76. Colnat-Coulbois S, Klein O, Braun M, Thouvenot P, Marchal JC: Management of intramedullary cystic pilocytic astrocytoma with rhenium-186 intracavitary irradiation: case report. Neurosurgery; 2010 May;66(5):E1023-4; discussion E1024
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  • [Title] Management of intramedullary cystic pilocytic astrocytoma with rhenium-186 intracavitary irradiation: case report.
  • OBJECTIVE: We report a case of cystic spinal cord pilocytic astrocytoma treated with surgical resection and 2 intracavitary injections of rhenium.
  • Pathological examination allowed the diagnosis of pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / radiotherapy. Brachytherapy / methods. Radioisotopes / therapeutic use. Rhenium / therapeutic use. Spinal Cord Neoplasms / radiotherapy
  • [MeSH-minor] Cauda Equina / pathology. Combined Modality Therapy. Cysts / pathology. Humans. Male. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / physiopathology. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / radiotherapy. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / surgery. Neurosurgical Procedures. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 20404673.001).
  • [ISSN] 1524-4040
  • [Journal-full-title] Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neurosurgery
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Radioisotopes; 7440-15-5 / Rhenium
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77. Arai K, Sato N, Aoki J, Yagi A, Taketomi-Takahashi A, Morita H, Koyama Y, Oba H, Ishiuchi S, Saito N, Endo K: MR signal of the solid portion of pilocytic astrocytoma on T2-weighted images: is it useful for differentiation from medulloblastoma? Neuroradiology; 2006 Apr;48(4):233-7
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  • [Title] MR signal of the solid portion of pilocytic astrocytoma on T2-weighted images: is it useful for differentiation from medulloblastoma?
  • BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Although imaging features of cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma and medulloblastoma have been described in many texts, original comparisons of magnetic resonance intensity between these two tumours are limited.
  • METHODS: MR images of ten cerebellar pilocytic astrocytomas and ten medulloblastomas were reviewed.
  • RESULTS: On T2-weighted images, the signal intensity of the solid portion was equal to that of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in 50% of pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • On T1-weighted images, the signal intensity varied widely in pilocytic astrocytomas; however, all medulloblastomas were iso- or hypointense to grey matter.
  • CONCLUSION: A signal intensity of the solid portion isointense to CSF on T2-weighted images was characteristic of cerebellar pilocytic astrocytomas; this was not observed in medulloblastomas.
  • Attention to T2-weighted imaging of the solid portions of a tumour is easy and helpful in differentiating between cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma and medulloblastoma.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Cerebellar Neoplasms / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Medulloblastoma / diagnosis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Child. Child, Preschool. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Humans. Infant. Male

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78. Ammerman JM, Lonser RR, Oldfield EH: Posterior subtemporal transtentorial approach to intraparenchymal lesions of the anteromedial region of the superior cerebellum. J Neurosurg; 2005 Nov;103(5):783-8
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  • Three patients (two men and one woman) with anteromedial superior cerebellar tumors (two hemangioblastomas and one pilocytic astrocytoma) underwent resection via this approach.
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  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Cerebral Veins. Female. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Middle Aged. Temporal Lobe. Treatment Outcome

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  • Pathology revealed astrocytoma in six cases (two pilocytic, four grade II), gangliogliomas in four cases, oligodendroglioma in two cases (one anaplastic), and lipoma in one case.
  • One (8%) patient died from progression of anaplastic oligodendroglioma, and two (15%) underwent reoperation for recurrent tumor (ganglioglioma, grade II astrocytoma).
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Cervical Vertebrae. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Lumbar Vertebrae. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Middle Aged. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / surgery. Neurosurgical Procedures. Radiotherapy, Adjuvant. Reoperation. Retrospective Studies. Thoracic Vertebrae. Treatment Outcome

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  • [ISSN] 1433-0350
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80. Osztie E, Hanzély Z, Afra D: Lateral ventricle gliomas and central neurocytomas in adults diagnosis and perspectives. Eur J Radiol; 2009 Jan;69(1):67-73
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  • Survival data were available in 65 cases, which have confirmed a favourable outcome in most of the patients with subependymoma, subependymal giant cell astrocytoma, central neurocytomas or pilocytic astrocytoma.
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81. Shibahara I, Kanamori M, Kumabe T, Endo H, Sonoda Y, Ogawa Y, Watanabe M, Tominaga T: Hemorrhagic onset of pilocytic astrocytoma and pilomyxoid astrocytoma. Brain Tumor Pathol; 2009;26(1):1-5
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  • [Title] Hemorrhagic onset of pilocytic astrocytoma and pilomyxoid astrocytoma.
  • The incidence of hemorrhagic onset in pilocytic astrocytoma and pilomyxoid astrocytoma, and the clinical and histological characteristics, were compared to other types of neuroepithelial tumors or nonhemorrhagic pilocytic astrocytoma by retrospective review of 445 consecutive neuroepithelial tumors treated at our institute.
  • Hemorrhagic onset was observed in 4 of 35 (11.4%) patients with pilocytic astrocytoma and pilomyxoid astrocytoma, with higher incidence than in glioblastoma (3.9%), anaplastic oligodendroglioma (7.7%), and anaplastic ependymoma (7.1%).
  • The hemorrhagic onset occurred in 2 patients with sporadic pilocytic astrocytoma, 1 with pilocytic astrocytoma associated with neurofibromatosis type 1, and 1 with pilomyxoid astrocytoma.
  • Hemorrhagic onset of pilocytic astrocytoma and pilomyxoid astrocytoma is not as uncommon as was previously thought, so pilocytic astrocytoma or pilomyxoid astrocytoma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with brain tumors manifesting as hemorrhagic onset.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / complications. Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / complications. Brain Neoplasms / pathology. Intracranial Hemorrhages / etiology. Intracranial Hemorrhages / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Brain / pathology. Capillaries / pathology. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Ki-67 Antigen / metabolism. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Middle Aged. Neurofibromatosis 1 / complications. Neurofibromatosis 1 / pathology. Paralysis / etiology. Tomography, X-Ray Computed. Young Adult


82. Malik A, Deb P, Sharma MC, Sarkar C: Neuropathological spectrum of pilocytic astrocytoma: an Indian series of 120 cases. Pathol Oncol Res; 2006;12(3):164-71
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  • [Title] Neuropathological spectrum of pilocytic astrocytoma: an Indian series of 120 cases.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs) are generally well circumscribed, slowly growing, cystic tumors, occurring in the pediatric age group.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Aged, 80 and over. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. India. Infant. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies

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83. Hayashi M, Hachiya Y, Arai N: An autopsy case presenting repetitive hypoglycemia and unique cortical dysplasia. Brain Dev; 2010 Apr;32(4):289-92
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  • A well-demarcated pilocytic astrocytoma was present in the brainstem.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Fatal Outcome. Humans. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male

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  • [Journal-full-title] Brain & development
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84. Slatter T, Gifford-Garner J, Wiles A, Tan X, Chen YJ, MacFarlane M, Sullivan M, Royds J, Hung N: Pilocytic astrocytomas have telomere-associated promyelocytic leukemia bodies without alternatively lengthened telomeres. Am J Pathol; 2010 Dec;177(6):2694-700
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  • [Title] Pilocytic astrocytomas have telomere-associated promyelocytic leukemia bodies without alternatively lengthened telomeres.

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  • (PMID = 21037079.001).
  • [ISSN] 1525-2191
  • [Journal-full-title] The American journal of pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Am. J. Pathol.
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Grant] United Kingdom / Cancer Research UK / /
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Nuclear Proteins; 0 / Transcription Factors; 0 / Tumor Suppressor Proteins; 143220-95-5 / PML protein, human
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ PMC2993310
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85. Kordes U, Hagel C: Expression of SOX9 and SOX10 in central neuroepithelial tumor. J Neurooncol; 2006 Nov;80(2):151-5
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  • Pediatric and adult high grade tumors display strong nuclear staining for both SOX9 and SOX10 (astrocytic, oligodendroglial and primitive neuroectodermal tumors).
  • In comparison pediatric pilocytic astrocytoma express much less SOX9 and SOX10.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Astrocytes / metabolism. Cell Nucleus / pathology. Child. Child, Preschool. Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic / genetics. Gliosis / pathology. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Oligodendroglia / metabolism. Paraffin Embedding. SOX9 Transcription Factor. SOXE Transcription Factors

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  • (PMID = 16791471.001).
  • [ISSN] 0167-594X
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuro-oncology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neurooncol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / DNA-Binding Proteins; 0 / High Mobility Group Proteins; 0 / SOX10 protein, human; 0 / SOX9 Transcription Factor; 0 / SOX9 protein, human; 0 / SOXE Transcription Factors; 0 / Transcription Factors
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86. Henderson MA, Fakiris AJ, Timmerman RD, Worth RM, Lo SS, Witt TC: Gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery for low-grade astrocytomas. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg; 2009;87(3):161-7
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  • Patients with low-grade astrocytoma (LGA; 8 pilocytic astrocytomas, 2 subependymal giant cell astrocytomas, 2 fibrillary astrocytomas) were selected for treatment with gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery (GKSRS) based on having a demarcated appearance on CT or MRI and the possibility of dose sparing of adjacent eloquent structures.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / surgery. Brain Neoplasms / surgery. Radiosurgery / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. Survival Rate / trends. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 19321969.001).
  • [ISSN] 1423-0372
  • [Journal-full-title] Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Stereotact Funct Neurosurg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] Switzerland
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87. Daszkiewicz P, Maryniak A, Roszkowski M, Barszcz S: Long-term functional outcome of surgical treatment of juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma of the cerebellum in children. Childs Nerv Syst; 2009 Jul;25(7):855-60
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  • [Title] Long-term functional outcome of surgical treatment of juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma of the cerebellum in children.
  • PURPOSE: Increasing incidence of pediatric brain tumors and improving survival rates encouraged us to assess long-term functional outcome of patients with cerebellar juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma (JPA).
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / surgery. Cerebellar Neoplasms / surgery
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Cerebellum / surgery. Child. Child, Preschool. Education. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Infant. Male. Mood Disorders / etiology. Nervous System Diseases / etiology. Parents / psychology. Patient Satisfaction. Surveys and Questionnaires. Survival. Treatment Outcome. Young Adult

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  • [ISSN] 1433-0350
  • [Journal-full-title] Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Childs Nerv Syst
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88. Jeon YK, Cheon JE, Kim SK, Wang KC, Cho BK, Park SH: Clinicopathological features and global genomic copy number alterations of pilomyxoid astrocytoma in the hypothalamus/optic pathway: comparative analysis with pilocytic astrocytoma using array-based comparative genomic hybridization. Mod Pathol; 2008 Nov;21(11):1345-56
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  • [Title] Clinicopathological features and global genomic copy number alterations of pilomyxoid astrocytoma in the hypothalamus/optic pathway: comparative analysis with pilocytic astrocytoma using array-based comparative genomic hybridization.
  • Pilomyxoid astrocytoma is a recently identified variant of pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • We studied 11 circumscribed astrocytomas with focal (n=5) or diffuse (n=6) pilomyxoid features and compared them with 17 pilocytic astrocytomas from the hypothalamic/chiasmatic region in children.
  • In one patient, a tumor that recurred after initial surgery had changed from pure-form pilomyxoid astrocytoma to the mixed form.
  • Next, we compared the comprehensive genome copy number changes in the pilomyxoid astrocytoma (n=4) with those in pilocytic astrocytoma (n=6) cases by array-based comparative genomic hybridization.
  • The number of lost clones was larger in pilomyxoid astrocytoma than in pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • Clones located in chromosome 8q24.3 were frequently gained in pilocytic astrocytoma (four of six) and in pilomyxoid astrocytoma (one of four).
  • Clones located in 9p24.3 and 15q26.3 were lost in all of the pilomyxoid astrocytomas and in five of the pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • Those in 8p23.3 showed a copy number loss in three of the pilomyxoid astrocytomas and four of the pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • The frequency of copy number changes was significantly different between pilomyxoid astrocytoma and pilocytic astrocytoma in 47 (3.6%) clones, 20 of them having been located in 2p, 10 in 2q, and 11 in 3q.
  • An unsupervised hierarchical clustering analysis classified the cases into three clusters: one pilomyxoid astrocytoma patient into one cluster, two pilomyxoid astrocytoma patients into another cluster, and six pilocytic astrocytoma patients and one pilomyxoid astrocytoma patient into the third cluster.
  • In conclusion, the presence of mixed-form pilomyxoid astrocytoma, the acquisition of pilocytic astrocytoma features in a recurrent tumor in pure-form pilomyxoid astrocytoma, and the above results of the genome-wide gene copy number analysis suggest that pilomyxoid astrocytoma might be a pathologically and genetically related, aggressive variant of pilocytic astrocytoma with partially different genetic alterations.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Comparative Genomic Hybridization / methods. Gene Dosage. Hypothalamic Neoplasms / pathology. Hypothalamus, Anterior / pathology. Optic Nerve Neoplasms / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Biomarkers, Tumor / analysis. Brain / pathology. Child. Child, Preschool. Clone Cells. DNA, Neoplasm / genetics. Female. Humans. Immunoenzyme Techniques. Infant. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Male. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local. Survival Rate. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 18622384.001).
  • [ISSN] 1530-0285
  • [Journal-full-title] Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Mod. Pathol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] United States
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor; 0 / DNA, Neoplasm
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89. Potter N, Karakoula A, Phipps KP, Harkness W, Hayward R, Thompson DN, Jacques TS, Harding B, Thomas DG, Palmer RW, Rees J, Darling J, Warr TJ: Genomic deletions correlate with underexpression of novel candidate genes at six loci in pediatric pilocytic astrocytoma. Neoplasia; 2008 Aug;10(8):757-72
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  • [Title] Genomic deletions correlate with underexpression of novel candidate genes at six loci in pediatric pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • The molecular pathogenesis of pediatric pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) is not well defined.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Brain Neoplasms / genetics. Gene Dosage / genetics. Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic / genetics. Proteins / genetics. Quantitative Trait Loci / genetics. Sequence Deletion / genetics
  • [MeSH-minor] Adaptor Proteins, Signal Transducing / genetics. Adult. Cell Adhesion Molecules, Neuronal / genetics. Child. Child, Preschool. Chromosome Aberrations. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 10 / genetics. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 12 / genetics. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 17 / genetics. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 7 / genetics. Chromosomes, Human, Pair 9 / genetics. Cluster Analysis. Female. Forkhead Transcription Factors / genetics. Gene Expression Profiling. Humans. Infant. Male. Microfilament Proteins / genetics. Nerve Tissue Proteins / genetics. Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis. Oncogene Proteins / genetics. Receptors, Dopamine D1 / genetics. Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction. Sequence Analysis, DNA

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  • (PMID = 18670637.001).
  • [ISSN] 1476-5586
  • [Journal-full-title] Neoplasia (New York, N.Y.)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neoplasia
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] Canada
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Adaptor Proteins, Signal Transducing; 0 / BCL7A protein, human; 0 / BCL7B protein, human; 0 / CNTNAP1 protein, human; 0 / Cell Adhesion Molecules, Neuronal; 0 / FOXG1 protein, human; 0 / Forkhead Transcription Factors; 0 / Microfilament Proteins; 0 / Nerve Tissue Proteins; 0 / Oncogene Proteins; 0 / Proteins; 0 / Receptors, Dopamine D1; 0 / SH3GL2 protein, human
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90. van den Bent MJ, Afra D, de Witte O, Ben Hassel M, Schraub S, Hoang-Xuan K, Malmström PO, Collette L, Piérart M, Mirimanoff R, Karim AB, EORTC Radiotherapy and Brain Tumor Groups and the UK Medical Research Council: Long-term efficacy of early versus delayed radiotherapy for low-grade astrocytoma and oligodendroglioma in adults: the EORTC 22845 randomised trial. Lancet; 2005 Sep 17-23;366(9490):985-90
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  • [Title] Long-term efficacy of early versus delayed radiotherapy for low-grade astrocytoma and oligodendroglioma in adults: the EORTC 22845 randomised trial.
  • Patients with low-grade astrocytoma, oligodendroglioma, mixed oligoastrocytoma, and incompletely resected pilocytic astrocytoma, with a WHO performance status 0-2 were eligible.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / radiotherapy. Central Nervous System Neoplasms / radiotherapy. Oligodendroglioma / radiotherapy
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Aged. Disease Progression. Disease-Free Survival. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. Radiotherapy Dosage. Survival Rate

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  • [CommentIn] Lancet Oncol. 2005 Dec;6(12):921; author reply 922 [16321759.001]
  • [ErratumIn] Lancet. 2006 Jun 3;367(9525):1818
  • (PMID = 16168780.001).
  • [ISSN] 1474-547X
  • [Journal-full-title] Lancet (London, England)
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Lancet
  • [Language] eng
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / 5U10 CA11488-; United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / 5U10 CA11488-16
  • [Publication-type] Clinical Trial; Comparative Study; Journal Article; Multicenter Study; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • [Publication-country] England
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91. Salgado JV, Costa-Silva M, Malloy-Diniz LF, Siqueira JM, Teixeira AL: Prefrontal cognitive dysfunction following brainstem lesion. Clin Neurol Neurosurg; 2007 May;109(4):379-82
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  • A 29-year-old man developed several cognitive and behavioral symptoms after neurosurgery for resection of a pilocytic astrocytoma in the pontine-mesencephalic area.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / surgery. Brain Stem Neoplasms / surgery. Cognition Disorders / physiopathology. Postoperative Complications / physiopathology. Prefrontal Cortex / physiopathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Attention / drug effects. Attention / physiology. Central Nervous System Stimulants / therapeutic use. Educational Status. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Impulsive Behavior / diagnosis. Impulsive Behavior / drug therapy. Impulsive Behavior / physiopathology. Inhibition (Psychology). Interpersonal Relations. Learning Disorders / diagnosis. Learning Disorders / drug therapy. Learning Disorders / physiopathology. Male. Methylphenidate / therapeutic use. Neuropsychological Tests. Problem Solving / drug effects. Problem Solving / physiology

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  • (PMID = 17275997.001).
  • [ISSN] 0303-8467
  • [Journal-full-title] Clinical neurology and neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Clin Neurol Neurosurg
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Central Nervous System Stimulants; 207ZZ9QZ49 / Methylphenidate
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92. Kaptigau WM, Ke L: Space-occupying lesions in Papua New Guinea--the CT era. P N G Med J; 2007 Mar-Jun;50(1-2):33-43
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  • There were 6 astrocytomas and 3 meningiomas followed by secondaries, pilocytic astrocytoma and medulloblastoma with 2 cases each.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Age Distribution. Astrocytoma / radiography. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Infant. Male. Meningioma / radiography. Middle Aged. Papua New Guinea. Sex Distribution. Tomography, X-Ray Computed. Young Adult


93. Chen L, Wang Y, Zhu XZ: [Pilomyxoid astrocytoma: a clinicopathologic study of three cases]. Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi; 2006 Dec;35(12):727-30
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  • [Title] [Pilomyxoid astrocytoma: a clinicopathologic study of three cases].
  • OBJECTIVE: To study the clinicopathologic features of pilomyxoid astrocytoma (PmA).
  • The biphasic pattern noted in a classic pilocytic astrocytoma was not found in PmA.
  • CONCLUSIONS: PmA is a distinctive variant of pilocytic astrocytoma with subtle histologic differences.
  • Compared with conventional pilocytic astrocytoma, PmA behaves more aggressively.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / pathology. Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms / pathology. Optic Nerve Glioma / pathology. Third Ventricle / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Antigens, CD34 / metabolism. Child. Diagnosis, Differential. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein / metabolism. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Infant. Ki-67 Antigen / metabolism. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Tomography, X-Ray Computed. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 17374256.001).
  • [ISSN] 0529-5807
  • [Journal-full-title] Zhonghua bing li xue za zhi = Chinese journal of pathology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi
  • [Language] chi
  • [Publication-type] English Abstract; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] China
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antigens, CD34; 0 / Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein; 0 / Ki-67 Antigen
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94. Karkouri M, Zafad S, Khattab M, Benjaafar N, El Kacemi H, Sefiani S, Kettani F, Dey S, Soliman AS: Epidemiologic profile of pediatric brain tumors in Morocco. Childs Nerv Syst; 2010 Aug;26(8):1021-7
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  • RESULTS: Overall medulloblastoma was the most common brain tumor (34.5%), followed by pilocytic astrocytoma (17.3%) and diffuse astrocytoma grade 2 (12.5%).
  • However, we found medulloblastoma to be the most common pediatric brain tumor followed by astrocytoma.
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Age Distribution. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Infant. Infant, Newborn. Male. Morocco / epidemiology. Retrospective Studies. Young Adult

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  • (PMID = 20179946.001).
  • [ISSN] 1433-0350
  • [Journal-full-title] Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Childs Nerv Syst
  • [Language] eng
  • [Grant] United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / R25 CA112383; United States / NCI NIH HHS / CA / R25 CA112383
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • [Publication-country] Germany
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ NIHMS649757; NLM/ PMC4276037
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95. Maris C, Rorive S, Sandras F, D'Haene N, Sadeghi N, Bièche I, Vidaud M, Decaestecker C, Salmon I: Tenascin-C expression relates to clinicopathological features in pilocytic and diffuse astrocytomas. Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol; 2008 Jun;34(3):316-29
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  • [Title] Tenascin-C expression relates to clinicopathological features in pilocytic and diffuse astrocytomas.
  • AIMS: Tenascin-C (TN-C) is an extracellular matrix brain glycoprotein for which conflicting in vitro and in vivo results are reported in the literature dealing with its involvement in astrocytoma aggressiveness, in particular astrocytoma invasion.
  • In view of these conflicting results and the lack of data available on low-grade astrocytomas, the present study focuses on pilocytic World Health Organization (WHO) grade I, and diffuse WHO grade II astrocytomas, that is, two histological entities associated with very different invasive abilities.
  • METHODS: Using real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction and immunohistochemistry, we analysed the TN-C expression in normal brain tissue as well as in a series of 54 pilocytic and 53 grade II astrocytomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / metabolism. Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / metabolism. Brain Neoplasms / pathology. Tenascin / biosynthesis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Age Factors. Biomarkers, Tumor / analysis. Child. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. Kaplan-Meier Estimate. Male. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / pathology. Prognosis. Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction. Spinal Cord Neoplasms / metabolism. Spinal Cord Neoplasms / mortality. Spinal Cord Neoplasms / pathology

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  • (PMID = 17983425.001).
  • [ISSN] 1365-2990
  • [Journal-full-title] Neuropathology and applied neurobiology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Neuropathol. Appl. Neurobiol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Biomarkers, Tumor; 0 / Tenascin
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96. Jones DT, Ichimura K, Liu L, Pearson DM, Plant K, Collins VP: Genomic analysis of pilocytic astrocytomas at 0.97 Mb resolution shows an increasing tendency toward chromosomal copy number change with age. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol; 2006 Nov;65(11):1049-58
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  • [Title] Genomic analysis of pilocytic astrocytomas at 0.97 Mb resolution shows an increasing tendency toward chromosomal copy number change with age.
  • Pilocytic astrocytomas (PAs), World Health Organization grade I, are one of the most frequently occurring childhood brain tumors, yet little is known about genetic changes characterizing this entity.
  • This is the first genomewide study to show this nonrandom pattern of genetic alteration in pilocytic astrocytomas.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / genetics. Brain Neoplasms / genetics. Gene Dosage. Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Age Factors. Antigens, CD / metabolism. Antigens, CD45 / metabolism. Antigens, Differentiation, Myelomonocytic / metabolism. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Immunohistochemistry. In Situ Hybridization, Fluorescence. Infant. Male. Microglia / metabolism. Microsatellite Repeats

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  • (PMID = 17086101.001).
  • [ISSN] 0022-3069
  • [Journal-full-title] Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol.
  • [Language] eng
  • [Grant] United Kingdom / Cancer Research UK / / A6618
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] England
  • [Chemical-registry-number] 0 / Antigens, CD; 0 / Antigens, Differentiation, Myelomonocytic; 0 / CD68 antigen, human; EC 3.1.3.48 / Antigens, CD45
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97. Andrychowski J, Taraszewska A, Czernicki Z, Jurkiewicz J, Netczuk T, Dabrowski P: Ten years observation and treatment of multifocal pilocytic astrocytoma. Folia Neuropathol; 2009;47(4):362-70
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  • [Title] Ten years observation and treatment of multifocal pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • Pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) usually occurs in younger patients.
  • Initially, the histopathological diagnosis of ganglioglioma was suggested for primary tumour, finally the diagnosis of pilocytic astrocytoma for both recurrent and primary tumour was established.
  • Histopathological examinations of the excised foci from spinal canal revealed neoplasm consistent with WHO grade I pilocytic astrocytoma.

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  • (PMID = 20054789.001).
  • [ISSN] 1509-572X
  • [Journal-full-title] Folia neuropathologica
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Folia Neuropathol
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Publication-type] Case Reports; Journal Article
  • [Publication-country] Poland
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98. Ellis JA, Waziri A, Balmaceda C, Canoll P, Bruce JN, Sisti MB: Rapid recurrence and malignant transformation of pilocytic astrocytoma in adult patients. J Neurooncol; 2009 Dec;95(3):377-382
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  • [Title] Rapid recurrence and malignant transformation of pilocytic astrocytoma in adult patients.
  • Pilocytic astrocytoma is a slow-growing, circumscribed glioma that most frequently occurs within the pediatric population.
  • In general, surgical resection for pilocytic astrocytoma is thought to be curative with tumor recurrence or malignant transformation being relatively rare.
  • However, there have been very few studies specifically looking at the prognosis for adult patients diagnosed with pilocytic astrocytoma.
  • To evaluate the frequency of recurrence and malignant transformation of pilocytic astrocytoma in adults, we performed a retrospective analysis of all adult patients who underwent surgical resection for this tumor at our institution over a period of 10 years.
  • A high rate of malignant transformation was observed in the patients that underwent repeat surgery with 75% (3/4) progressing to anaplastic astrocytoma on pathological examination.
  • This study provides further evidence that the clinical course of a subset of adult patients with pilocytic astrocytoma will not be benign.
  • The potential for rapid tumor recurrence and malignant transformation necessitates careful post-operative follow-up for adult patients with this tumor.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / mortality. Astrocytoma / pathology. Brain Neoplasms / mortality. Brain Neoplasms / pathology. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / mortality. Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / pathology
  • [MeSH-minor] Adult. Cell Transformation, Neoplastic. Female. Follow-Up Studies. Humans. Kaplan-Meier Estimate. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. World Health Organization. Young Adult

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99. Kirschen MP, Davis-Ratner MS, Milner MW, Chen SH, Schraedley-Desmond P, Fisher PG, Desmond JE: Verbal memory impairments in children after cerebellar tumor resection. Behav Neurol; 2008;20(1-2):39-53
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  • Verbal working memory (VWM) tasks were administered to children following surgical resection of cerebellar pilocytic astrocytomas and age-matched controls.

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  • [ISSN] 0953-4180
  • [Journal-full-title] Behavioural neurology
  • [ISO-abbreviation] Behav Neurol
  • [Language] ENG
  • [Grant] United States / NIMH NIH HHS / MH / MH060234-08; United States / NIMH NIH HHS / MH / R01 MH060234; United States / NIMH NIH HHS / MH / MH060234; United States / NIMH NIH HHS / MH / R01 MH060234-08
  • [Publication-type] Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • [Publication-country] Netherlands
  • [Other-IDs] NLM/ NIHMS124119; NLM/ PMC2745108
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100. Linscott LL, Osborn AG, Blaser S, Castillo M, Hewlett RH, Wieselthaler N, Chin SS, Krakenes J, Hedlund GL, Sutton CL: Pilomyxoid astrocytoma: expanding the imaging spectrum. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol; 2008 Nov;29(10):1861-6
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  • [Title] Pilomyxoid astrocytoma: expanding the imaging spectrum.
  • BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Pilomyxoid astrocytoma (PMA) is a recently described variant of pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) with unique clinical and histopathologic characteristics.
  • [MeSH-major] Astrocytoma / classification. Astrocytoma / diagnosis. Brain Neoplasms / classification. Brain Neoplasms / diagnosis. Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods. Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods
  • [MeSH-minor] Adolescent. Adult. Child. Child, Preschool. Female. Humans. Infant. Internationality. Male. Middle Aged. Retrospective Studies. Young Adult






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