F Roser

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi The role of surgery in meningiomas involving the optic nerve sheath
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:470-6. 2006
  2. ncbi Glossopharyngeal neuralgia treated with an endoscopic assisted midline suboccipital subtonsillar approach: technical note
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 74:318-20. 2013
  3. doi Spinal robotics: current applications and future perspectives
    Florian Roser
    Spine Unit, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 72:12-8. 2013
  4. doi Live surgery in neurosurgical training courses: essential infrastructure and technical set-up
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 155:541-5. 2013
  5. doi Meningiomas, nerve sheath tumors, and pituitary tumors: diagnosis and treatment
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 26:855-79. 2012
  6. pmc Selection of suitable reference genes for quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction in human meningiomas and arachnoidea
    Christina Pfister
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str, 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 4:275. 2011
  7. pmc Do antibiotic-impregnated shunts in hydrocephalus therapy reduce the risk of infection? An observational study in 258 patients
    Rainer Ritz
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 7:38. 2007
  8. pmc Proliferation potential of spinal meningiomas
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 15:211-5. 2006
  9. pmc Single cerebral metastasis 3 and 19 years after primary renal cell carcinoma: case report and review of the literature
    F Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover, Krankenhaus Nordstadt, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:257-8. 2002
  10. ncbi Three-dimensional constructive interference in steady-state magnetic resonance imaging in syringomyelia: advantages over conventional imaging
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:429-35. 2008

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  1. ncbi The role of surgery in meningiomas involving the optic nerve sheath
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 108:470-6. 2006
    ..Clinical presentation, radiological appearance and treatment options of patients with optic nerve sheath meningiomas (ONSM) vary. To provide a baseline for treatment of this tumour entity a series of 24 patients with ONSM is presented...
  2. ncbi Glossopharyngeal neuralgia treated with an endoscopic assisted midline suboccipital subtonsillar approach: technical note
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 74:318-20. 2013
    ..It is treated similar to other neurovascular conflicts. The approach, however, is debatable, as the caudal cranial nerves and especially the exit zones at the brainstem are barely visible via the retrosigmoid approach...
  3. doi Spinal robotics: current applications and future perspectives
    Florian Roser
    Spine Unit, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 72:12-8. 2013
    ..Second-generation hardware and software upgrades of existing devices will enhance workflow and intraoperative setup. As more studies are published in this field, robot-assisted therapies will gain wider acceptance in the near future...
  4. doi Live surgery in neurosurgical training courses: essential infrastructure and technical set-up
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 155:541-5. 2013
    ..Anatomical dissection courses combined with annotated live surgeries performed by senior surgeons have proved to be best accepted by students...
  5. doi Meningiomas, nerve sheath tumors, and pituitary tumors: diagnosis and treatment
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 26:855-79. 2012
    ..Discussion includes the definition of these tumors and their symptomatology, diagnostic procedures, treatment options, surgical techniques, and outcomes...
  6. pmc Selection of suitable reference genes for quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction in human meningiomas and arachnoidea
    Christina Pfister
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str, 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 4:275. 2011
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  7. pmc Do antibiotic-impregnated shunts in hydrocephalus therapy reduce the risk of infection? An observational study in 258 patients
    Rainer Ritz
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 7:38. 2007
    ..The study was performed to analyze if AIS can diminish the rate of shunt infection. The pathogenic nature of shunt infection in patients with AIS systems and those without antibiotic impregnated shunts (non-AIS) was compared...
  8. pmc Proliferation potential of spinal meningiomas
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 15:211-5. 2006
    ..This information could provide the spinal surgeon with important additional information concerning surgical management and follow-up recommendations for the individual patient...
  9. pmc Single cerebral metastasis 3 and 19 years after primary renal cell carcinoma: case report and review of the literature
    F Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover, Krankenhaus Nordstadt, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:257-8. 2002
    ..Regular nuclear morphology, a low mitotic index, and the absence of chromosomal abnormalities in tumour cells may be indicative for a relative benign clinical course...
  10. ncbi Three-dimensional constructive interference in steady-state magnetic resonance imaging in syringomyelia: advantages over conventional imaging
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:429-35. 2008
    ..As this region is critical in preoperative evaluation, the authors hypothesized that CISS imaging would provide superior assessment of syrinx pathology and surgical planning...
  11. ncbi Management of skull based meningiomas in the elderly patient
    F Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Clin Neurosci 14:224-8. 2007
    ..This raises the question of appropriate management of this histologically benign tumour in a geriatric population...
  12. ncbi Proliferation and progesterone receptor status in benign meningiomas are not age dependent
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Cancer 104:598-601. 2005
    ..In the current study, proliferation activity with the Ki-67/MIB-1 antibody was evaluated by immunohistochemistry in meningioma tissue specimens from young and elderly patients...
  13. ncbi Sphenoid wing meningiomas with osseous involvement
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, 30167 Hannover, Germany
    Surg Neurol 64:37-43; discussion 43. 2005
    ..Sufficient resection of these meningiomas requires extensive surgical exposure. We report on 82 patients with meningiomas infiltrating the sphenoid wing, analyzing radiological appearance and its influence on surgical management...
  14. ncbi Long-standing intraspinal glass fragments causing subsequent radiculopathy after dorsal stabilization
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 46:459-61. 2006
    ..Microsurgical removal of the extra- and intradural glass fragments led to complete relief of the radicular pain. Foreign bodies can become symptomatic due to changes in the status of the spine, especially during growth in young patients...
  15. ncbi A new concept in the electrophysiological evaluation of syringomyelia
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:517-23. 2008
    ..Early-stage syringomyelia is anatomically predisposed to affect decussating spinothalamic fibers that convey pain and sensation primarily. Silent periods have been proven to be a sensitive tool for detecting alterations in this pathway...
  16. doi Fractional anisotropy levels derived from diffusion tensor imaging in cervical syringomyelia
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 67:901-5; discussion 905. 2010
    ..Conventional imaging techniques frequently fail to detect the underlying cause of syringomyelia. The prediction as to whether syringomyelia might lead to neurological deficits is still challenging...
  17. ncbi The Ki-67 proliferation antigen in meningiomas. Experience in 600 cases
    F Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Hannover, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 146:37-44; discussion 44. 2004
    ....
  18. doi The first 50s: can we achieve acceptable results in vestibular schwannoma surgery from the beginning?
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1359-65. 2010
    ..The presented series should prove if surgical results of young skull base surgeons are comparable respecting carefully planned educational steps...
  19. ncbi Spinal nerve root ganglionitis as a cause of disc herniation: case report
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:472-5. 2005
    ..Because all of these differential diagnoses were negative in the treated patient, chronic nerve root compression due to disc herniation was suspected as the causative factor for the spinal ganglionitis...
  20. ncbi Transition from meningeal melanocytoma to primary cerebral melanoma. Case report
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Germany
    J Neurosurg 101:528-31. 2004
    ..The biological behavior of a melanocytoma is variable and recurrence may happen after subtotal resection, but intracranial transition into a malignant melanoma has not been observed previously...
  21. pmc The prognostic value of progesterone receptor status in meningiomas
    F Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    J Clin Pathol 57:1033-7. 2004
    ..Previous studies indicate that progesterone and its receptors can play a role in the recurrence of meningiomas, but the correlation between the presence of these receptors and patients' outcome is unclear...
  22. doi Defining the line between hydromyelia and syringomyelia. A differentiation is possible based on electrophysiological and magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:213-9; discussion 219. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that a differentiation of these two entities with distinct diagnostic tools is possible...
  23. ncbi Meningiomas of the cerebellopontine angle with extension into the internal auditory canal
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Hannover, Germany
    J Neurosurg 102:17-23. 2005
    ..The authors investigated cases of CPA tumors in which the meningioma was inserted in the dura mater in or at the ICA or infiltrated a cranial nerve...
  24. ncbi Peduncular hallucinosis: insights from a neurosurgical point of view
    Florian Roser
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 57:E1068; discussion E1068. 2005
    ..It appears mainly in vascular lesions affecting the brainstem, and some recent reports describe the preoperative and postoperative appearance of peduncular hallucinosis in patients affected through tumor compression at the brainstem...
  25. ncbi The astrocytic response towards invasive meningiomas
    L Zeltner
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 33:163-8. 2007
    ..This observation might indicate that the survival of subpial astrocytes is dependent on an intact pial-glial basement membrane...
  26. doi The microglial/macrophagic response at the tumour-brain border of invasive meningiomas
    S Grund
    Institute of Brain Research, Univeristy of Tübingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 35:82-8. 2009
    ..The present study was based upon the hypothesis that the microglial/macrophagic response towards brain-invasive meningiomas is dependent on the intactness of the pial-glial basement membrane...
  27. ncbi Erythropoietin receptor is expressed in meningiomas and lower levels are associated with tumour recurrence
    O Küster
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 35:555-65. 2009
    ..As the EpoR status in human meningiomas is unknown, our aim was to characterize EpoR expression in these tumours...
  28. ncbi Spinal cord compression through extraosseous extension of a vertebral low-grade hemangioendothelioma with histiocytoid differentiation
    M Mittelbronn
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Neuropathol 27:351-6. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the clinical course with a progressive development of a paraparesis due to a hemangioendothelioma is very uncommon...
  29. doi Petrosal vein occlusion in cerebello-pontine angle tumour surgery: an anatomical study of alternative draining pathways
    F H Ebner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:552-6. 2009
    ..The present anatomic study investigates alternative draining pathways of the petrosal vein territory, which allow compensation in case of surgical sacrifice...
  30. ncbi Extraventricular neurocytoma presenting with intratumoral hemorrhage
    R Ritz
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, Eberhard, Germany
    Clin Neuropathol 24:101-5. 2005
    ..To the knowledge of the authors, this is the first case of an extraventricular neurocytoma with histological classic features presenting with intratumoral hemorrhage in adults...
  31. ncbi Surgical treatment of cerebellopontine angle meningiomas in elderly patients
    M Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Teaching Hospital Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 147:603-9; discussion 609-10. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi Hypericin uptake: a prognostic marker for survival in high-grade glioma
    R Ritz
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Clin Neurosci 15:778-83. 2008
    ..In summary, HY uptake by ex vivo glioblastoma cell cultures seems to be positively associated with survival of patients with malignant glioma...
  33. doi Evaluation of quality of life parameters in patients who have syringomyelia
    C Sixt
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Clin Neurosci 16:1599-603. 2009
    ..The identified QoL subgroups in syringomyelia patients indicate the necessity of appropriate diagnosis and treatment of the pathology so that expansion of the syrinx cavity is reduced, maintaining QoL and functionality of these patients...
  34. doi Balancing the shortcomings of microscope and endoscope: endoscope-assisted technique in microsurgical removal of recurrent epidermoid cysts in the posterior fossa
    F H Ebner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 53:218-22. 2010
    ..We report about endoscope-assisted surgery of epidermoid cysts in the posterior fossa focusing on the application of neuro-endoscopy and the clinical outcome in cases of recurrent epidermoid cysts...
  35. ncbi Patterns of SPARC expression and basement membrane intactness at the tumour-brain border of invasive meningiomas
    J Schittenhelm
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 32:525-31. 2006
    ..Destruction of the basement membrane and appearance of SPARC+ spindle cells are not coincident during the course of brain invasion by meningiomas...
  36. ncbi Recurrence and increased proliferation rate of a solitary fibrous tumor in the central nervous system--case report and review of the literature
    R Ritz
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Neuropathol 24:252-6. 2005
    ..No signs for malignancy occurred in the second resection. Notably the MIB-1 index increased from 1 to 5%. In conclusion, consequent long-time follow-up for SFTs are necessary, especially after incomplete tumor resection...
  37. ncbi Endoscope-assisted retrosigmoid intradural suprameatal approach to the middle fossa: anatomical and surgical considerations
    F H Ebner
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:109-13. 2007
    ..With large tumors, this approach may allow exposure of the oculomotor and optic nerves, the supraclinoid internal carotid and communicating posterior arteries...
  38. ncbi Intraoperative auditory brainstem responses in patients with cerebellopontine angle meningiomas involving the inner auditory canal: analysis of the predictive value of the responses
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Teaching Hospital of Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Neurosurg 102:637-42. 2005
    ....
  39. ncbi The midline suboccipital subtonsillar approach to the hypoglossal canal: surgical anatomy and clinical application
    M Tatagiba
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 148:965-9. 2006
    ..There is no necessity of condylar resections. The surgical anatomy of the subtonsillar approach is described and illustrated by an example of a case...
  40. pmc Vascular endothelial growth factor signals through platelet-derived growth factor receptor β in meningiomas in vitro
    C Pfister
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Br J Cancer 107:1702-13. 2012
    ..Meningiomas are primarily benign, slow-growing, highly vascularised tumours. Aside from VEGF, there is little data on the function of major angiogenic proteins in meningiomas...
  41. ncbi Volumetric analysis of the growth rate of incompletely resected intracranial meningiomas
    M Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital Hannover, Germany
    Zentralbl Neurochir 66:17-23. 2005
    ..Results are compared with our previous analysis of growth rates in incidental meningiomas ...
  42. ncbi The basement membrane at the tumour-brain interface of brain-invasive grade I meningiomas
    J Fritz
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 31:339-42. 2005
  43. ncbi Surgical removal of primary central nervous system lymphomas (PCNSL) presenting as space occupying lesions: a series of 33 cases
    M Bellinzona
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Experimental Neuroocology, Nordstadt Hospital, Haltenhoffstr 41, 30167 Hannover, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:100-5. 2005
    ..In this study we present a series of 33 patients with primary CNS lymphomas (PCNSL), many presenting with acute signs of increased intracranial pressure due to large space occupying lesions...
  44. ncbi Medial sphenoid wing meningiomas: clinical outcome and recurrence rate
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Klinikum Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    Neurosurgery 58:626-39, discussion 626-39. 2006
    ..To provide clinical data concerning the visual outcome and recurrence rate of medial sphenoid wing meningiomas in consideration of two different subgroups of this tumor entity...
  45. ncbi Tuberculum sellae meningiomas: clinical outcome considering different surgical approaches
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Klinikum Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    Neurosurgery 59:1019-28; discussion 1028-9. 2006
    ..The authors report on the clinical outcome after surgical treatment of tuberculum sellae meningiomas in our neurosurgical department...
  46. ncbi A model for intratumoural chemotherapy in the rat brain
    M Saini
    Center for Experimental Neuro Oncology, Nordstadt Hospital, Hannover, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 146:731-4. 2004
    ..Biocompatible, non-irritating and well tolerated, such a device can be used for reproducible tumour cell injections and repeated intralesional delivery of drugs...
  47. ncbi Step-by-step education of the retrosigmoid approach leads to low approach-related morbidity through young residents
    Florian H Ebner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:985-8; discussion 988. 2010
    ..The skull base approach is the crucial step for successful intradural performance. Resident training at experienced institutions must consider this background when educating young neurosurgeons...
  48. pmc Management of intramedullary spinal cord lesions: interdependence of the longitudinal extension of the lesion and the functional outcome
    Florian H Ebner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 19:665-9. 2010
    ..The preoperative neurostatus is determinant for the outcome. Even in case of longitudinally extensive intramedullary lesions, early surgery is recommended since satisfactory results can be achieved...
  49. ncbi Facial and cochlear nerve function after surgery of cerebellopontine angle meningiomas
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Teaching Hospital Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Neurosurgery 57:77-90; discussion 77-90. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi The natural history of incidental meningiomas
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Hannover, Germany
    Neurosurgery 53:62-70; discussion 70-1. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the natural history of asymptomatic meningiomas by comparing different methods of growth rate calculation to establish a strategy for dealing with these tumors...
  51. ncbi Morphometric subaxial lateral mass evaluation allows for preoperative optimal screw trajectory planning
    K Hockel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 23:1705-11. 2014
    ..We evaluated our own patient cohort for bicortical screw placement and complication rates and investigated optimal screw trajectories with preoperative multiplanar computed tomography (CT) scans...
  52. ncbi Meningiomas of the internal auditory canal
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Teaching Hospital Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Neurosurgery 55:119-27; discussion 127-8. 2004
    ..We report a series of eight patients with meningiomas of the IAC, analyzing the clinical presentations, surgical management strategies, and clinical outcomes...
  53. ncbi Intraventricular meningiomas: a review of 16 cases with reference to the literature
    Makoto Nakamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Hanover, Germany
    Surg Neurol 59:491-503; discussion 503-4. 2003
    ..5 to 3% among all intracranial meningiomas. We present a series of 16 patients with histologically verified intraventricular meningiomas, the clinical and neuroradiological findings, and surgical results...
  54. ncbi Apoptosis, vascularity, and proliferation in primary central nervous system lymphomas (PCNSL): a histopathological study
    Florian Roser
    Center for Experimental Neuro Oncology, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Hannover, Germany
    Surg Neurol 62:393-9; discussion 399. 2004
    ..Statistical analysis of these parameters was performed to evaluate their possible relationship with the unfavorable outcome of this tumor...
  55. ncbi Evidence of ubiquitous in vivo and in vitro expression of pro-apoptotic Smac/DIABLO protein in meningioma cell lines
    Christina Pfister
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Oncol Rep 21:1181-8. 2009
    ..These findings indicate no pathological overexpression of survivin in meningiomas as is evident in several other cancer types impeding apoptosis...
  56. doi Do long-term results justify decompressive craniectomy after severe traumatic brain injury?
    Matthias H Morgalla
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 109:685-90. 2008
    ..The survival of a patient is important as well as the subsequent and long-term quality of life. In this paper the authors' goal was to investigate whether long-term clinical results justify the use of a decompressive craniectomy...
  57. ncbi Are there attacking points in the eicosanoid cascade for chemotherapeutic options in benign meningiomas?
    Christina Pfister
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Neurosurg Focus 23:E8. 2007
    ..To find possible targets for chemotherapeutic intervention, the authors evaluated the expression of AA derivatives at different molecular levels in meningiomas...
  58. doi Intramedullary lesions of the conus medullaris: differential diagnosis and surgical management
    Florian H Ebner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 32:287-300; discussion 300-1. 2009
    ..According to the suspected pathological entity radical resection, biopsy or conservative treatments are reasonable options. Intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring is a fundamental part of the surgical setting...
  59. ncbi Photodynamic therapy of malignant glioma with hypericin: comprehensive in vitro study in human glioblastoma cell lines
    Rainer Ritz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Int J Oncol 30:659-67. 2007
    ..These results obtained in cell culture are encouraging and justify further evaluation HY-PDT for the treatment of malignant glioma in animal experiments...
  60. ncbi Intralesional mitoxantrone biopolymer-mediated chemotherapy prolongs survival in rats with experimental brain tumors
    Marco Saini
    Center for Experimental Neuro Oncology, Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Hannover Nordstadt, Germany
    J Neurooncol 68:225-32. 2004
    ..Morbidity is mainly dose related, and can be reduced at acceptable levels without compromising the therapeutic effect...
  61. ncbi Biopolymer-mediated suramin chemotherapy in the treatment of experimental brain tumours
    Mattia Bellinzona
    Centre for Experimental Neuro Oncology, Department of Neurosurgery, Nordstadt Hospital, Hannover, Germany
    Acta Oncol 43:259-63. 2004
    ..2 +/- 1 days for the suramin-treated group versus 13.8 +/- 2 for the control group (p = 0.82). We conclude that intralesional polymer-mediated chemotherapy with suramin does not prolong survival in rats with intracerebral 9L tumours...
  62. ncbi Olfactory groove meningiomas: clinical outcome and recurrence rates after tumor removal through the frontolateral and bifrontal approach
    Makoto Nakamura
    Neurosurgery 60:844-52; discussion 844-52. 2007
    ..We report on the clinical outcome and recurrence rate after surgical treatment of olfactory groove meningiomas in our neurosurgical department...
  63. ncbi Renal metastasis
    Steffen K Rosahl
    J Neurosurg 96:804-5; author reply 805. 2002
  64. ncbi Primary non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the cranial nerves mimicking neurofibromatosis Type 2. Case illustration
    Andrei Koerbel
    Department of Neurosurgery and Institute of Brain Research, University Hospital of Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 102:1166. 2005
  65. ncbi A 27-year-old woman with cranial nerve dysfunction
    Andrei Koerbel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Brain Pathol 17:327-8. 2007
  66. ncbi Posttraumatic syringomyelia
    Florian Roser
    J Neurosurg Spine 6:193; author reply 193-4. 2007