Other highlights in the Feb. 12 JNCI
...ping a type of brain cancer called meningioma.
is an uncommon brain tumor that occurs in the meni...that cover the brain and spinal cord. Relatives of meningioma
patients are at greater risk of developing the can...in 136 DNA repair genes for their association with meningioma
A SNP known as rs4968451, which is in a ...
Expert Neurosurgeons and Neuro-oncologists to Speak at 6th Annual Brain Tumor Awareness Day Convention
...esident and Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Biotherapeutics, Maura
Carley, Founder and President, Healthcare Navigation LLC, Liz Holzemer,
Mommas, Author, "Curveball: When Life Throws You A
Brain Tumor"; Eric Lichtenstein, Founding Board Member, Voices Against
Brain Cancer. Other speaker...
Care-ousel for Brain Tumor Patients: Doctors in the Hospital, Caregivers at Home
...esident and Chief Executive Officer, Northwest
Biotherapeutics; Maura Carley, Founder and President, Healthcare Navigation
LLC; Liz Holzemer, Founder, meningioma
Mommas, Author, "Curveball: When
Life Throws You A Brain Tumor"; Eric Lichtenstein, Founding Board Member,
Voices Against Brain Cancer. Other speaker...
Lymphoblastic Leukemia Survivors at Risk for Secondary Cancer
...15 to 20 years but continues to increase over 30 years. Although the majority of these late-occurring secondary neoplasms are low-grade tumors such as meningioma
and basal cell carcinoma, the health care issues they raise may be critical. The risk for high-grade tumors, especially carcinomas, significantly exce...
Leukemia Survivors Prone to Other Cancers
One good news is that the childhood leukemia survivors in general developed only those types of cancer that responded well to treatment, like meningioma
and basal cell carcinoma. But some yet others developed more serious cancers. And that is a cause for concern.
St. Jude’s Dr. Nobuko Hijiya, who...
Typical, atypical, and misleading features in meningioma
" ... Meningioma
Information from the American Brain Tumor Association ... Meningioma
— Comprehensive overview covers symptoms and treatment of this usually benign brain tumor. ... A meningioma
doesn't always require i...
...ollection of damaged cells that multiply out of control within the brain. ... used to reduce the risk of tumor recurrence after surgery. ... ... meningioma
- adults; Cancer - brain tumor (adults) A primary brain tumor is ... Debulking is a procedure to reduce the tumor's size. ... The tumor ...
...re medial aspect of the leg - not just the ... Medial Sphenoid Wing meningioma
by Robert G. Ojemann, M.D. Stephen B. Tatter,M.D., Ph.D. ... Figure 2: MRI Medial Sphenoid Wing meningioma
... Definition of medial from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary w...
Dogs, humans, put heads together to find cure for brain cancer
...nvolved extremely difficult. Humans suffering from meningioma
frequently lose one copy of almost the entire leng...ignificant role in the disease. Instead, dogs with meningioma
frequently showed loss of parts of dog chromosome ...r chromosome involved for canines that suffer from meningioma
is dog chromosome 17, which correlates with part o...