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Metastatic Brain Tumor

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Study
  • Condition: Central Nervous System Germ Cell Tumor (CNS GCT)
  • Journal: BMC cancer
  • Treatment Used: Upfront Chemotherapy with Subsequent Photon or Proton Radiation Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 127
  • Published —
This study investigated long-term outcomes and complication in patients with central nervous system germ cell tumors (CNS GCTs) who received uniform upfront chemotherapy.
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Study
  • Condition: Post-Traumatic Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Fistulas
  • Journal: Ulusal travma ve acil cerrahi dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES
  • Treatment Used: Continuous Lumbar Drainage (CLD)
  • Number of Patients: 45
  • Published —
This study evaluated the outcomes of patients who underwent continuous lumbar drainage (drains blood in the subarachnoid spaces and the third and the fourth ventricles to decrease clotting; CLD) for post-traumatic cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) fistula (results from a tear in the outermost of the three membranes covering the brain and the spinal cord and the middle layer of the three meninges).
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Study
  • Condition: Hepatic Metastasis from a Meningeal Hemangiopericytoma
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Craniotomy with Radical Metastasectomy
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of a case of hepatic metastasis from a meningeal hemangiopericytoma.
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Study
  • Condition: Tetanus
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Propofol
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of a patient with severe tetanus following ulcerated skin cancer.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Metastatic Small-cell Lung Cancer
  • Journal: Cancer reports (Hoboken, N.J.)
  • Treatment Used: Afatinib
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of afatinib in patients with metastatic small-cell lung cancer.
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Study
  • Condition: Meningeal Carcinomatosis in Breast Cancer (BC)
  • Journal: Cancer treatment reviews
  • Treatment Used: Intrathecal (IT) Anti-HER2 Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 58
  • Published —
This review of the literature gathered data on intrathecal (IT) trastuzumab in patients with HER2 positive breast cancer with leptomeningeal metastases (LM).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Granulomatous Hypophysitis
  • Journal: Frontiers in endocrinology
  • Treatment Used: Infliximab
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case reported on a patient with granulomatous hypophysitis and Crohn's disease treated with infliximab.
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Study
  • Condition: Lung Cancer
  • Journal: Cancer treatment reviews
  • Treatment Used: Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation (PCI)
  • Number of Patients: 3553
  • Published —
This review of the literature evaluated risk factors associated with neurocognitive decline after prophylactic cranial irradiation (PCI) in patients with lung cancer.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: High Grade Glioma
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: External Beam Radiation
  • Number of Patients: 3599
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using external beam radiation to treat patients with high grade glioma.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy (BTRE)
  • Journal: Epilepsia
  • Treatment Used: Lacosamide as Add-On Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 93
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness and tolerability of lacosamide added antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in the treatment of patients with brain tumor-related epilepsy (BTRE).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Nonpituitary Brain Tumors
  • Journal: Problemy endokrinologii
  • Treatment Used: Radiation Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 31
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and outcomes of radiation therapy in patients with nonpituitary brain tumors in childhood.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Journal: Journal of cancer research and clinical oncology
  • Treatment Used: Microwave Ablation
  • Number of Patients: 1472
  • Published —
This study evaluated the use of microwave ablation (MWA) for both primary and metastatic lesions in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with synchronous solitary extracranial metastases.