Diagnostic Yield and Safety of Brain Biopsy for Suspected Primary Central Nervous System Angiitis Brief Reports

Conclusions— Brain biopsy leads to pathological confirmation of vasculitis in a minority of suspected PACNS cases but alternative diagnoses are often identified. Importantly, rare but meaningful complications may occur.
Source: Stroke - Category: Neurology Authors: Tags: Cerebrovascular Disease/Stroke Brief Reports Source Type: research

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Objective The study is to investigate the application of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) PET/computerized tomography (CT) for the evaluation of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL). Methods We retrospectively analyzed 39 patients who were pathologically diagnosed with MCL and underwent 18F-FDG PET/CT before treatment between August 2007 and August 2018. We compared the clinical information and PET/CT imaging characteristics in different groups based on bone marrow invasion, spleen invasion or International Prognostic Index (IPI) score. We also assessed the efficacy of PET/CT evaluation basing on the follow-up PET CT findings o...
Source: Nuclear Medicine Communications - Category: Nuclear Medicine Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
A single infusion of a new form of CAR T-cell therapy induces durable remissions in relapsed/refractory mantle cell lymphoma following BKT failure.Medscape Medical News
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Publication date: Available online 6 April 2020Source: Life SciencesAuthor(s): Marwa Houssein, Maamoun Fatfat, Zeina Habli, Nasab Ghazal, Sara Mokdad, Hala Khalife, Mahmoud Khalil, Hala Gali-Muhtasib
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Publication date: Available online 6 April 2020Source: Medical Mycology Case ReportsAuthor(s): Rita Filipe, João Paulo Caldas, Neuza Soares, Raquel Sabino, Cristina Veríssimo, Roberto Silva, André Silva-Pinto, Margarida Tavares, António Sarmento
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Condition:   Stroke Intervention:   Other: Follow-up assessments Sponsors:   Vrije Universiteit Brussel;   Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Recruiting
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Conditions:   Cognitive Decline;   Dementia, Vascular;   Alzheimer Disease;   Dementia;   Stroke Interventions:   Other: Behavioral Dietary intervention ( MIND Diet);   Other: Behavioral Usual Care Diet Intervention Sponsors:   Rush University Medical Center;   University of Chicago;   Advocate Hospital System;   National Institute on Aging (NIA) Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Stroke Interventions:   Behavioral: Mobile phone supported and family-centred rehabilitation;   Procedure: Information and blood pressure measurement Sponsors:   Karolinska Institutet;   The Swedish Research Council Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Non Hodgkin Lymphoma Interventions:   Drug: Chidamide;   Drug: Decitabine;   Drug: Camrelizumab Sponsor:   Chinese PLA General Hospital Recruiting
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Condition:   Extranodal NK/T-cell Lymphoma Interventions:   Drug: Basiliximab;   Drug: Pegaspargase Sponsor:   Beijing Tongren Hospital Not yet recruiting
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What have we learned about the contributors of stroke in the Stroke Belt, a region in the Southeastern United States where stroke mortality is consistently higher than elsewhere in the US?Stroke
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news
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