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Neuroepithelial Neoplasms (Gliomatosis Cerebri) Summary

Description: Neoplasms composed of neuroepithelial cells, which have the capacity to differentiate into NEURONS, oligodendrocytes, and ASTROCYTES. The majority of craniospinal tumors are of neuroepithelial origin. (From Dev Biol 1998 Aug 1;200(1):1-5)

Also Known As: Gliomatosis Cerebri; Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial; Neuroepithelial Tumors; Astroblastomas; Ependymoastrocytomas Show All >>

Networked: 297 relevant articles (11 outcomes, 27 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Neuroepithelial Neoplasms

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. temozolomide (Temodar) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 10 results : FDA 3 Generic
  2. 2,6-dinitrotoluene (DNT) : 1 outcome 13 studies in 117 results : IBA
  3. Procarbazine (Matulane) : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : FDA 1
  4. Lomustine (CCNU) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 1
  5. Methionine (L-Methionine) : 1 outcome in 4 results : FDA 30
  6. Choline (Choline Chloride) : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  7. fibrin fragment D (D-dimer) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  8. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 1 study in 8 results : IBA
  9. Antibodies : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  10. Vincristine (Oncovin) : 1 study in 3 results : FDA 17 Generic
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Diseases Related to Neuroepithelial Neoplasms

  1. Neuroepithelial Neoplasms (Gliomatosis Cerebri)
  2. Glioma (Gliomas)
  3. Seizures (Seizure)
  4. Malformations of Cortical Development
  5. Venous Thromboembolism
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Key Therapies for Neuroepithelial Neoplasms

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  1. Radiotherapy : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 30 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 3 outcomes in 21 results
  3. Adjuvant Chemotherapy : 2 results
  4. Decompression : 2 results
  5. Hemispherectomy : 1 result
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