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Brain and Spinal Tumors

Primary and Secondary


Feyzi Birol Sarica

Giresun University

Numerous new concepts and procedures are reviewed and discussed in this book and allude to the transport of drugs to the brain. New radiation concepts are also presented, plus management of toxicities associated with both treatment modalities. It is the goal of this book to provide information and data that will be useful for both researchers and practitioners to develop new approaches for the management of CNS malignancies.

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Brain and Spinal TumorsPrimary and SecondaryEdited by Lee Roy Morgan

Published: January 29th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77682

ISBN: 978-1-78984-158-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-157-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-794-1

Copyright year: 2020

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6661 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

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1. Principles of Neuropharmacodynamics: As Applied to Neuro-Oncology

By Andrew H. Rodgers


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2. IDH-Mutant Gliomas

By Kensuke Tateishi and Tetsuya Yamamoto


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3. Intradural Extramedullary Spinal Tumors

By Saleh Rasras and Arash Kiani


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4. Jugular Foramen Paragangliomas

By Breno Nery, Rodrigo Antônio Fernandes Costa, Eduardo Quaggio, Ricardo Lopes Araújo, Bernardo Alves Barbosa, Diogo Fabricio Coelho de Melo, Carolina Salviano de Abreu Nery, Fred Bernardes Filho and George Peter Stevens


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5. Surgery for Recurrent Glioblastoma

By Vamsi Krishna Yerramneni, Ramanadha Reddy Kanala, Vasundhara S. Rangan and Thirumal Yerragunta


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6. Surgical Principles for Spinal and Paraspinal Neurofibromas

By Feyzi Birol Sarica


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7. The Role of Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Primary Central Nervous System Lymphomas

By Meral Kurt, Candan Demiröz Abakay and Ali Altay


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8. Toxicity of Cranial and Spinal Cord Irradiation

By Jason Naziri and Steven J. DiBiase


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9. Pediatric Medulloblastoma: A Radiation Oncologist Perspective

By Meenu Gupta and Mushtaq Ahmad


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10. Laser Ablation for Gliomas

By Alexa Semonche, Daniel Eichberg, Ashish Shah and Michael E. Ivan


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11. Neoplastic Brain, Glioblastoma, and Immunotherapy

By Annabelle Trojan, Heliodor Kasprzak, Oscar Gutierrez, Pedro Penagos, Ignacio Briceno, Heber O. Siachoque, Donald D. Anthony, Alvaro Alvarez and Jerzy Trojan


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12. Advances in the Systemic Treatment of Melanoma Brain Metastases

By Philip Friedlander


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13. Angiogenesis in Malignant Gliomas and Bevacizumab Resistance

By Scott G. Turner


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14. Innovations in Metastatic Brain Tumor Treatment

By Caleb Stewart, Brody Stewart and Marcus L. Ware


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15. A Nutrition Perspective on the Ketogenic Diet as Therapy for Malignant Brain Cancer

By Meredith Morgan


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