A population-based study of the incidence and survival rates in patients with pilocytic astrocytoma
. J Neurosurg 2003;98:1170-4.
The differential diagnosis of tanycytic ependymoma includes schwannoma and pilocytic astrocytoma
, which makes the diagnosis more challenging and difficult.
(PA) form of ONA is a rare, slow-growing glioma, classified as grade-I tumor by the World Health Organization (WHO)  (Table 1).
Again, several reports have found that mTOR pathway is frequently activated in other low-grade astrocytomas such as pediatric low-grade glioma (PLGG) and pilocytic astrocytoma
(PA) [134, 135], while to date there are only few morphological studies regarding the role of mTOR in anaplastic astrocytoma (WHO grade III glioma) [136-138].
Treatment results of juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma
. J Neurosurg.1988; 69: 171-6.
Astrocytoma is the major type of CNS tumors in NF1, and pilocytic astrocytoma
(WHO grade I) the main histological subtype3,4.
Kelly-Anne Adams-Fielding has pledged to become a 'fundraiser for life' for the hospital where fiveyear-old Megan is treated for Posterior Fossa Pilocytic Astrocytoma
tumour, which affects her co-ordination and balance.
Recent reviews of the literature by Hader, et al and Sobowale, et al revealed secondary PNETs after brain radiation for retinoblastoma, pilocytic astrocytoma
, ependymoma, oligodendroglioma, and low grade astrocytomas.
- Pilocytic Astrocytoma
Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015
[USPRwire, Mon Apr 27 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Pilocytic Astrocytoma
Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015" provides data on the Pilocytic Astrocytoma
clinical trial scenario.