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Management of CNS Tumors

Edited by Miklos Garami

Semmelweis University, Hungary

Management of CNS Tumors is a selected review of Central Nervous System (CNS) tumors with particular emphasis on pathological classification and complex treatment algorithms for each common tumor type. Additional detailed information is provided on selected CNS tumor associated disorders.

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Management of CNS TumorsEdited by Miklos Garami

Published: September 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/804

ISBN: 978-953-307-646-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6503-3

Copyright year: 2011

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2 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

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1. Classification of Primary Brain Tumors: Molecular Aspects

By Péter Molnár


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2. Molecular Pathways of Glioblastoma and Glioblastoma Stem Cells

By Cho-Lea Tso


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3. Midkine Signaling in Glioblastoma: A Novel Developmental Drug Target?

By Ayhan Bilir and Mine Erguven


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4. The Blood-Brain Barrier in Brain Tumours

By Susan Noell, Karen Wolburg-Buchholz, Andreas F. Mack, Hartwig Wolburg and Petra Fallier-Becker


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5. Childhood Brain Tumors

By Sri Gururangan


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6. Malignant Brain Tumors in Childhood

By Giovanni Scarzello, Maria S. Buzzaccarini and Guido Sotti


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7. Preoperative Estimation and Resection of Gliomas Using Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography Neuronavigation

By Yang Shuyuan, Zhang Chuan, Yue Shuyuan, Cai Li, Gao Shuo and Zhu Tao


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8. The Brain Adjacent to Tumor (BAT)

By Davide Schiffer, Laura Annovazzi, Valentina Caldera and Marta Mellai


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9. Insular Tumours

By Francesco Signorelli, Giuseppe Barbagallo, Rodolfo Maduri, Claudio Schonauer, Jacques Guyotat and Kost Elisevich


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10. Regional Chemotherapy and Brachytherapy for Malignant Glioma – Clinical Experience and Serial Experiments

By Li Anmin, Fu Xiangping, Zhao Ming, Zhang Zhiwen, Yi Linhua, Xue Jinghui and Zhang Yipeng


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11. Novel Pharmacological and Magnetic Resonance Strategies to Enhance Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) Efficacy in the Clinical Treatment of Malignant Glioma

By Paola Porcari, Silvia Capuani and Francesco Saverio Pastore


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12. Research the Mechanism of Various Antineoplastic Agents with Use of Flow Cytometry in Vitro Glioma Cells

By Hideyuki Oshige, Yoshihiro Numa, Takuya Kawaguchi, Kunikazu Yoshimura, Akio Asai, and Keiji Kawamoto


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13. Anti-Angiogenic Therapy for Malignant Glioma: Insights and Future Directions

By Paula Province, Xiaosi Han, L. Burt Nabors and Hassan M. Fathallah-Shaykh


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14. Syndromes Associated with Intracranial Tumours: A Paediatric Neurosurgeon’s Perspective

By Adrianna Ranger


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15. Brain Tumors and the Lynch Syndrome

By Päivi Peltomäki and Annette Gylling


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16. Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma

By Iyavut Thaipisuttikul and Craig Nolan


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17. Reversible Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome

By Željka Petelin Gadže, Davorka Milat, Sanja Hajnšek, Branka Ribarić, Jasna Franjić and Damir Petravić


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18. Brain Tumor and Seizures: Incidence, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment

By Elysia James and Panayiotis N. Varelas


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19. Brain Tumors at the Department of Neurology in Sarajevo: Retrospecitve Analysis

By A. Alajbegović and A. Gutošić


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20. Clinicopathological Diagnosis of Gliomatosis Cerebri

By Jiro Akimoto


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