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Document type:
Journal Article 
Author(s):
Pencovich, Niv; Bot, Gyang; Lidar, Zvi; Korn, Akiva; Wostrack, Maria; Meyer, Bernhard; Bydon, Mohamad; Jallo, George; Constantini, Shlomi 
Title:
Spinal ependymoma with regional metastasis at presentation. 
Abstract:
Ependymomas are the most common glial neoplasms in the spinal cord. However, spinal cord ependymomas presenting with regional dissemination along the neuroaxis are rare, with a yet undetermined standard of care. We retrospectively evaluated the management and outcomes of patients who were diagnosed with spinal ependymoma with regional metastases at presentation (SERMP).Between 2002 and 2012, 16 patients with regionally metastatic spinal ependymomas were diagnosed and treated. The patients were r...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
156 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1215-22 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0001-6268 
TUM Institution:
Neurochirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik