M Warmuth-Metz

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system borreliosis mimicking a pontine tumour
    Kirsten Latsch
    Children s Hospital, and Institute of Hygiene and Microbiology, University of Wurzburg, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Med Microbiol 55:1597-9. 2006
  2. pmc Glioblastoma multiforme with oligodendroglial component (GBMO): favorable outcome after post-operative radiotherapy and chemotherapy with nimustine (ACNU) and teniposide (VM26)
    Dirk Vordermark
    Dept of Radiation Oncology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 6:247. 2006
  3. pmc Treatment of early childhood medulloblastoma by postoperative chemotherapy and deferred radiotherapy
    Stefan Rutkowski
    Children s University Hospital, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
    Neuro Oncol 11:201-10. 2009
  4. pmc Chronic multifocal non-bacterial osteomyelitis in hypophosphatasia mimicking malignancy
    Hermann J Girschick
    Children s Hospital, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 7:3. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [MRI in funicular myelosis]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abt f Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg
    Rofo 170:591-3. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint [Differential infratentorial brain tumor diagnosis in children]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg
    Radiologe 43:977-85. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Subdural enhancement on postoperative spinal MRI after resection of posterior cranial fossa tumours
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Klinikum der Bayerischen Julius Maximilians Universität, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 46:219-23. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Neuroradiological differential diagnosis in medulloblastomas and ependymomas: results of the HIT'91-study]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 214:162-6. 2002
  9. doi request reprint CT and MR imaging in atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors of the central nervous system
    Monika Warmuth-Metz
    Reference Centre for Neuroradiology of the German Society for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology GPOH, Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 50:447-52. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Neuroradiologic review in pediatric brain tumor studies
    Monika Warmuth-Metz
    Reference Center for Neuroradiology of the GPOH s HIT Studies, Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital Wurzburg, Germany
    Klin Neuroradiol 19:263-73. 2009

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system borreliosis mimicking a pontine tumour
    Kirsten Latsch
    Children s Hospital, and Institute of Hygiene and Microbiology, University of Wurzburg, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Med Microbiol 55:1597-9. 2006
    ..The case of a 10-year-old girl with neuroborreliosis mimicking a space-occupying lesion in the brainstem, without any previously recognized manifestations of borreliosis, is reported...
  2. pmc Glioblastoma multiforme with oligodendroglial component (GBMO): favorable outcome after post-operative radiotherapy and chemotherapy with nimustine (ACNU) and teniposide (VM26)
    Dirk Vordermark
    Dept of Radiation Oncology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 6:247. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Treatment of early childhood medulloblastoma by postoperative chemotherapy and deferred radiotherapy
    Stefan Rutkowski
    Children s University Hospital, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
    Neuro Oncol 11:201-10. 2009
    ..Because of the neurocognitive deficits of survivors, the emerging concepts to avoid craniospinal radiotherapy should rely on the histological medulloblastoma subtype...
  4. pmc Chronic multifocal non-bacterial osteomyelitis in hypophosphatasia mimicking malignancy
    Hermann J Girschick
    Children s Hospital, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 7:3. 2007
    ..The latter has been associated with chronic inflammation and hyperprostaglandinism...
  5. ncbi request reprint [MRI in funicular myelosis]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abt f Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg
    Rofo 170:591-3. 1999
    ..In both patients characteristic hyperintense areas on T2-weighted images in the posterior columns of the cervical and thoracic cord without contrast enhancement were demonstrated by MRI...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Differential infratentorial brain tumor diagnosis in children]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg
    Radiologe 43:977-85. 2003
    ..The natural history of the most frequent tumors and its importance for treatment decisions is discussed in light of the literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Subdural enhancement on postoperative spinal MRI after resection of posterior cranial fossa tumours
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Klinikum der Bayerischen Julius Maximilians Universität, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 46:219-23. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint [Neuroradiological differential diagnosis in medulloblastomas and ependymomas: results of the HIT'91-study]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 214:162-6. 2002
    ..Imaging criteria of medulloblastomas and ependymomas were defined retrospectively to allow a preoperative differential diagnosis of these malignant tumors of the posterior fossa...
  9. doi request reprint CT and MR imaging in atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors of the central nervous system
    Monika Warmuth-Metz
    Reference Centre for Neuroradiology of the German Society for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology GPOH, Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 50:447-52. 2008
    ..Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors (ATRT) are rare aggressive neoplasms of the CNS affecting predominantly very young children...
  10. doi request reprint Neuroradiologic review in pediatric brain tumor studies
    Monika Warmuth-Metz
    Reference Center for Neuroradiology of the GPOH s HIT Studies, Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital Wurzburg, Germany
    Klin Neuroradiol 19:263-73. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the midbrain diameter on routine magnetic resonance imaging: a simple and accurate method of differentiating between Parkinson disease and progressive supranuclear palsy
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 58:1076-9. 2001
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Postoperative imaging after brain tumor resection
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 88:13-20. 2003
    ..The different problems and possibilities are illustrated by imaging examples...
  13. doi request reprint [Metabolic disorders with typical alterations in MRI]
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Klinikum der Universität Würzburg, Wurzburg, Deutschland
    Radiologe 50:775-83. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Recurrence in childhood medulloblastoma
    Monika Warmuth-Metz
    Department of Neuroradiology, Reference Center for Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurooncol 103:705-11. 2011
    ..Surgical technique varied due to the multicentric nature of our study, so position during surgery was not recognized as a predisposing factor for frontobasal recurrence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Central neurocytoma of the fourth ventricle. Case report
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 91:506-9. 1999
    ..In the present case, with the exception of the very unusual location, both imaging findings and clinical history perfectly met the definition of this rare tumor...
  16. ncbi request reprint Spinal canal stenosis in L-2-hydroxyglutaric aciduria
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abt f Neuroradiologie, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 57:1635-7. 2000
    ..Since most people with L-2-hydroxyglutaric aciduria show spastic signs in their legs and arms, we conclude that cervical spinal canal stenosis may be the underlying reason and may be linked to this rare metabolic disorder...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing dural metastases: the value of 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Joseph Schneider Str 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 43:285-9. 2001
    ..However, following embolisation, they showed similar spectra, due to ischaemia and necrosis. We therefore believe MRS to be valuable in differential diagnosis of dural metastases and meningiomas prior to embolisation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is there a benefit of preoperative meningioma embolization?
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurosurgery 47:1306-11; discussion 1311-2. 2000
    ..To evaluate the effect of preoperative embolization of meningiomas on surgery and outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Silent embolism in diagnostic cerebral angiography and neurointerventional procedures: a prospective study
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Lancet 354:1594-7. 1999
    ..We assessed the neurological complication rate compared with the frequency of silent embolism after angiography..
  20. ncbi request reprint Sequential MRI and MR spectroscopy in embolized meningiomas: correlation with surgical and histopathological findings
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 44:77-82. 2002
    ..Lipid signals indicate avascular and soft tissue at surgery. In case of delayed surgery, MRI and MRS should be performed in order to exclude revascularization and to establish the fatty degeneration of the meningioma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Bone involvement in atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors of the CNS
    M Warmuth-Metz
    National Reference Center for Neuroradiology, Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 34:2039-42. 2013
    ..8 years) was above the average age (2 years) of all children in the data base. We add this rare feature to the list of typical features in MR imaging and CT morphology of atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor...
  22. ncbi request reprint Isolated absence of the septum pellucidum
    T Supprian
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wurzburg, Fuchsleinstrasse 15, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 41:563-6. 1999
    ..Agenesis of the septum pellucidum may indicate abnormal development of limbic structures and it may be associated with anomalies, such as cytoarchitectural disturbances of cortical layers, as yet undetectable by MRI...
  23. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of suprasellar tumors in children
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg
    Klin Padiatr 216:323-30. 2004
    ..Of course, only in strictly defined cases like typical chiasmatic/hypothalamic and optic pathway gliomas or bilocular germ cell tumors a histological confirmation is dispensable...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cerebral mass in a 13-year-old girl following long-term sojourn in the Tropics
    P Klotz
    Children s Hospital, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 2, 97080, Wuerzburg, Germany
    J Med Microbiol 55:345-7. 2006
    ..Taken together, the radiological and histopathological findings indicate infection with cysticerci, the larvae of Taenia solium...
  25. ncbi request reprint Multiple pilomatricomas and gliomatosis cerebri--a new association?
    Tina Wachter-Giner
    Department of Dermatology, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:75-8. 2009
    ..This is the first published case of a patient suffering from gliomatosis cerebri and developing multiple pilomatricomas. Whether this observation represents a new association or is a mere coincidence cannot be clarified at present...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prognostic relevance of clinical and biological risk factors in childhood medulloblastoma: results of patients treated in the prospective multicenter trial HIT'91
    Stefan Rutkowski
    University Children s Hospital of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
    Clin Cancer Res 13:2651-7. 2007
    ..To identify better risk stratification systems in childhood medulloblastoma based on clinical factors and analysis of routinely processed formalin-fixed tumor material...
  27. ncbi request reprint Brain damage after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strausse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 59:1090-5. 2002
    ..Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is associated with a risk for focal neurological deficits and neuropsychological impairment postoperatively...
  28. ncbi request reprint Determination of ventricular diameters in multiple sclerosis patients with transcranial sonography (TCS)--a two year follow-up study
    Boris A Kallmann
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurol 251:30-4. 2004
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques used in clinical trials suggest a correlation between ventricular enlargement and axonal pathology and clinical disability in MS...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of early childhood medulloblastoma by postoperative chemotherapy alone
    Stefan Rutkowski
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Children s Hospital, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    N Engl J Med 352:978-86. 2005
    ..The prognosis for young children with medulloblastoma is poor, and survivors are at high risk for cognitive deficits. We conducted a trial of the treatment of this brain tumor by intensive postoperative chemotherapy alone...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sequential MR imaging and proton MR spectroscopy in patients who underwent recent detoxification for chronic alcoholism: correlation with clinical and neuropsychological data
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, , Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:1926-32. 2001
    ..MR spectroscopy findings return to normal metabolic levels within weeks after detoxification. The recovery of NAA/Cr is associated with improved performance on neuropsychological tests...
  31. ncbi request reprint Linear scleroderma 'en coup de sabre' associated with cerebral and ocular vasculitis
    A Holl-Wieden
    Children s Hospital, Section of Paediatric Rheumatology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Scand J Rheumatol 35:402-4. 2006
    ..Cranial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and angiography were consistent with the diagnosis of a cerebral vasculitis. In addition, retinal examination showed an exudative inflammatory lesion consistent with vasculitis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Unusual pattern of leukoencephalopathy after morphine sulphate intoxication
    R Nanan
    Children s Hospital, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 2, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 42:845-8. 2000
    ..These findings could be only partially explained by a hypoxic-ischaemic event; neurotoxic effects must be considered in this atypical leukoencephalopathy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging compared with biopsy in the diagnosis of brainstem diseases of childhood: a multicenter review
    Martin Schumacher
    Department of Neuroradiology, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 106:111-9. 2007
    ..Data analysis was performed in a multicenter study to evaluate magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for classification of brain tumors, prognosis, and prediction of tumor histological diagnosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Association of a null mutation in the CNTF gene with early onset of multiple sclerosis
    Ralf Giess
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 59:407-9. 2002
    ..Ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF) is a potent survival factor for neurons and oligodendrocytes and may be relevant in reducing tissue destruction during inflammatory attacks...
  35. ncbi request reprint High-dose methotrexate prior to simultaneous radiochemotherapy in children with malignant high-grade gliomas
    Sabine Wagner
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Krankenhaus der Barmherzigen Brüder Klinik St Hedwig, Steinmetzstr 1 3, D 93049 Regensburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 25:2583-7. 2005
    ..Preradiation chemotherapy including methotrexate (MTX) was effective in children with completely resected high-grade gliomas (HGG). The specific role of MTX remains uncertain...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Lumbar meningeal enhancement in contrast MRI after operation of the posterior skull base: a normal occurrence in children?]
    Monika Warmuth-Metz
    Rofo 175:573-4; author reply 574. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic hyperekplexia in a patient with multiple sclerosis
    Klemens Ruprecht
    Clinical Research Unit for Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians University, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurology 58:503-4. 2002
  38. doi request reprint Postoperative adjuvant dendritic cell-based immunotherapy in patients with relapsed glioblastoma multiforme
    Steven De Vleeschouwer
    Department of Neurosurgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Cancer Res 14:3098-104. 2008
    ..To investigate the therapeutic role of adjuvant vaccination with autologous mature dendritic cells (DC) loaded with tumor lysates derived from autologous, resected glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) at time of relapse...
  39. ncbi request reprint Childhood pineoblastoma: experiences from the prospective multicenter trials HIT-SKK87, HIT-SKK92 and HIT91
    Bernward G Hinkes
    Children s University Hospital, University of Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider Str 2, 97080, Wuerzburg, Germany
    J Neurooncol 81:217-23. 2007
    ..To analyze the outcome of children with pineoblastoma (PB), treated within the prospective multicenter trials HIT-SKK87, HIT-SKK92 and HIT91 of German-speaking countries...
  40. ncbi request reprint Treatment options in childhood pontine gliomas
    Sabine Wagner
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Krankenhaus der Barmherzigen Brüder Klinik St Hedwig, Regensburg, Germany
    J Neurooncol 79:281-7. 2006
    ..Pontine gliomas are the subgroup of brainstem gliomas with the worst prognosis. Controversial treatment approaches are discussed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Role of radiotherapy in supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumor in young children: results of the German HIT-SKK87 and HIT-SKK92 trials
    Beate Timmermann
    Department of Radiation Oncology and the Institute for Medical Information Processing, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 24:1554-60. 2006
    ..To assess the outcome of young children with supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumor (stPNET) treated by intensive postoperative chemotherapy alone compared with treatment with chemotherapy and delayed radiotherapy (RT)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Somatostatin receptor subtype 2 is expressed by supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors of childhood and can be targeted for somatostatin receptor imaging
    Michael C Frühwald
    Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University Children s Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    Clin Cancer Res 10:2997-3006. 2004
    ..Novel and refined imaging methodologies are urgently needed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Evidence for shoulder girdle dystonia in selected patients with cervical disc prolapse
    Georg Becker
    Department of Neurology, Bayerische Julius Maximilians Universität Würzburg, Germany
    Mov Disord 17:710-6. 2002
    ..This suggests a link between both disorders. A peripheral trauma to the nerve roots may precipitate dystonic movements in susceptible patients and chronic dystonic muscle contraction would account for the persistent nuchal pain...
  44. ncbi request reprint Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis: a case with unilateral odontomas and review of the literature
    Kristina Hauber
    Department of Dermatology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 2, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 162:589-93. 2003
    ..Sporadic occurrence, patchy type of organ involvement and roughly balanced sex ratio in ECCL are compatible with the concept of a lethal autosomal mutation only surviving in a mosaic state...