Milena Sant

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale Tumori
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Survival for haematological malignancies in Europe between 1997 and 2008 by region and age: results of EUROCARE-5, a population-based study
    Milena Sant
    Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 15:931-42. 2014
  2. pmc Survival of European patients diagnosed with myeloid malignancies: a HAEMACARE study
    Marc Maynadie
    Registre des Hémopathies Malignes de Côte d Or, EA 4184, Université de Bourgogne Service d Hématologie Biologique, CHU de Dijon, France
    Haematologica 98:230-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Regional inequalities in cancer care persist in Italy and can influence survival
    Milena Sant
    Descriptive Studies and Health Planning Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCSS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milano, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:541-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Survival of European patients with central nervous system tumors
    Milena Sant
    Analytical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 131:173-85. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Salad vegetables dietary pattern protects against HER-2-positive breast cancer: a prospective Italian study
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Etiological Epidemiology and Prevention, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 121:911-4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Ten-year survival and risk of relapse for testicular cancer: a EUROCARE high resolution study
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Etiological Epidemiology and Prevention, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan I 20133, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 43:585-92. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Time trends of breast cancer survival in Europe in relation to incidence and mortality
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 119:2417-22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Should we use incidence, survival or mortality to assess breast cancer trends in European women?
    Milena Sant
    Department of Predictive and Preventive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 3:228-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast carcinoma survival in Europe and the United States
    Milena Sant
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Cancer 100:715-22. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of hematologic malignancies in Europe by morphologic subtype: results of the HAEMACARE project
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Analytical Epidemiology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Blood 116:3724-34. 2010

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Survival for haematological malignancies in Europe between 1997 and 2008 by region and age: results of EUROCARE-5, a population-based study
    Milena Sant
    Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 15:931-42. 2014
    ..Using EUROCARE data, and HAEMACARE morphological groupings, we aimed to estimate time trends in population-based survival for 11 lymphoid and myeloid malignancies in 20 European countries, by region and age...
  2. pmc Survival of European patients diagnosed with myeloid malignancies: a HAEMACARE study
    Marc Maynadie
    Registre des Hémopathies Malignes de Côte d Or, EA 4184, Université de Bourgogne Service d Hématologie Biologique, CHU de Dijon, France
    Haematologica 98:230-8. 2013
    ..Poor survival in some parts of Europe, particularly for treatable diseases such as chronic myeloid leukemia, is of concern for hematologists and public health authorities...
  3. doi request reprint Regional inequalities in cancer care persist in Italy and can influence survival
    Milena Sant
    Descriptive Studies and Health Planning Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCSS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milano, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:541-7. 2012
    ..Population-based cancer registry studies of care patterns can help elucidate reasons for the marked geographic variation in cancer survival across Italy. The article provides a snapshot of the care delivered to cancer patients in Italy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Survival of European patients with central nervous system tumors
    Milena Sant
    Analytical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 131:173-85. 2012
    ..1% (2000-2002); but survival for malignant tumors did not improve indicating no useful advances in treatment over the 14-year study period, notwithstanding major improvement in the diagnosis and treatment of other solid cancers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Salad vegetables dietary pattern protects against HER-2-positive breast cancer: a prospective Italian study
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Etiological Epidemiology and Prevention, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 121:911-4. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Ten-year survival and risk of relapse for testicular cancer: a EUROCARE high resolution study
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Etiological Epidemiology and Prevention, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan I 20133, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 43:585-92. 2007
    ..Significantly higher than reference HRs in Estonia and Poland suggest inadequacy or unavailability of treatments...
  7. ncbi request reprint Time trends of breast cancer survival in Europe in relation to incidence and mortality
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 119:2417-22. 2006
    ..In Estonia, low and stable survival in the context of increasing incidence and mortality suggests inadequate care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Should we use incidence, survival or mortality to assess breast cancer trends in European women?
    Milena Sant
    Department of Predictive and Preventive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 3:228-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast carcinoma survival in Europe and the United States
    Milena Sant
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Cancer 100:715-22. 2004
    ..Breast carcinoma survival rates were found to be higher in the U.S. than in Europe...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of hematologic malignancies in Europe by morphologic subtype: results of the HAEMACARE project
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Analytical Epidemiology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Blood 116:3724-34. 2010
    ..Differences in diagnostic and registration criteria are an important cause of incidence variation; however, different distribution of HM risk factors also contributes. The quality of population-based HM data needs further improvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint EUROCARE-3: survival of cancer patients diagnosed 1990-94--results and commentary
    M Sant
    Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 14:v61-118. 2003
    ..The affluence of countries influenced overall cancer survival through the availability of adequate diagnostic and treatment procedures, and screening programmes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stage at diagnosis is a key explanation of differences in breast cancer survival across Europe
    Milena Sant
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 106:416-22. 2003
    ..Screening for breast cancer did not seem to affect the survival patterns once stage had been taken into account...
  13. doi request reprint EUROCARE-4. Survival of cancer patients diagnosed in 1995-1999. Results and commentary
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:931-91. 2009
    ..For all cancers, 5-year survival conditional to surviving 1-year was higher and varied less with region, than the overall relative survival...
  14. ncbi request reprint Differences in stage and treatment of breast cancer across Italy point to inequalities in access to and availability of proper care
    Pamela Minicozzi
    1Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Analytical Epidemiology Unit, FondazioneIRCSS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 98:204-9. 2012
    ..The aims of the present study were to investigate across-country variation in stage at presentation and standard care for breast cancer cases diagnosed in Italy in the early 2000s...
  15. doi request reprint Relative and disease-free survival for breast cancer in relation to subtype: a population-based study
    Pamela Minicozzi
    Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, 20133, Milan, Italy
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 139:1569-77. 2013
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Looking at differences in stage and treatment of colorectal cancers across Italy: a EUROCARE-5 high resolution study
    Pamela Minicozzi
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Descriptive Studies and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCSS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 98:671-7. 2012
    ..The high incidence and the estimate of a five-year relative survival of 59% for colorectal cancer in Italy were the main reasons to investigate the management of Italian patients with colorectal cancer diagnosed in the early 2000s...
  17. doi request reprint High fasting blood glucose and obesity significantly and independently increase risk of breast cancer death in hormone receptor-positive disease
    Pamela Minicozzi
    Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 49:3881-8. 2013
    ..We investigated the effect of fasting blood glucose and body mass index (BMI) at diagnosis on risk of breast cancer death for cases diagnosed in five Italian cancer registries in 2003-2005 and followed up to the end of 2008...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of diabetes on overall and cancer-specific mortality in colorectal cancer patients
    Francesca Bella
    Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 139:1303-10. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of diabetes on overall and cancer-specific mortality in Italian CRC patients...
  19. doi request reprint Influence of morphology on survival for non-Hodgkin lymphoma in Europe and the United States
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 44:579-87. 2008
    ..Interpretation of marked variation in survival with morphology is complicated by classification inconsistencies. The completeness and standardisation of cancer registry morphology data needs to be improved...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survival for eight major cancers and all cancers combined for European adults diagnosed in 1995-99: results of the EUROCARE-4 study
    Franco Berrino
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 8:773-83. 2007
    ..This report (EUROCARE-4) presents survival data for eight selected cancer sites and for all cancers combined, diagnosed in adult (aged >/=15 years) Europeans in 1995-99 and followed up until the end of 2003...
  21. doi request reprint Predictions of survival up to 10 years after diagnosis for European women with breast cancer in 2000-2002
    Claudia Allemani
    Analytical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 132:2404-12. 2013
    ..Data on stage are not collected routinely or consistently, yet these data are essential for meaningful comparison of population-based survival, which provides vital information for improving breast cancer control...
  22. doi request reprint Do pre-diagnostic drinking habits influence breast cancer survival?
    Claudia Allemani
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Analytical Epidemiology Unit, Italy
    Tumori 97:142-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the survival of women with breast cancer in relation to pre-diagnostic alcohol intake and other factors known to influence prognosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hodgkin disease survival in Europe and the U.S.: prognostic significance of morphologic groups
    Claudia Allemani
    Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Cancer 107:352-60. 2006
    ..S. To investigate these differences, the authors compared population-based HD survival in relation to morphologic type among populations in Europe and the U.S...
  24. ncbi request reprint Variation in 'standard care' for breast cancer across Europe: a EUROCARE-3 high resolution study
    Claudia Allemani
    Analytical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 46:1528-36. 2010
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Disease presentation, treatment and survival for Italian colorectal cancer patients: a EUROCARE high resolution study
    Pamela Minicozzi
    1 Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 24:98-100. 2014
    ..Adherence to treatment guidelines was satisfactory, but wider use of faecal blood testing and colonoscopy will anticipate stage at diagnosis and likely improve survival. ..
  26. doi request reprint Recent trends of cancer mortality in Romanian adults: mortality is still increasing, although young adults do better than the middle-aged and elderly population
    Carmen Tereanu
    Analytical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 22:199-209. 2013
    ..Lung cancer mortality in women increased in all countries except Latvia. We urge immediate steps to reverse the alarming increase in cancer mortality among middle-aged and elderly Romanians...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contrasts in cancer prevalence in Connecticut, Iowa, and Utah
    Andrea Micheli
    Unita di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Cancer 95:430-9. 2002
    ..In this study, we estimate and analyze the prevalence of seven major cancers in Connecticut, lowa, and Utah using the tried and tested PREVAL method applied to National Cancer Institute registry data...
  28. doi request reprint Breast cancer survival in the US and Europe: a CONCORD high-resolution study
    Claudia Allemani
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 132:1170-81. 2013
    ..Differences in breast cancer survival between Europe and the US in the late 1990s were mainly explained by lower survival in Eastern Europe, where low healthcare expenditure may have constrained the quality of treatment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Interpreting survival differences and trends
    F Berrino
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:9-16. 1997
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint International collaborations in cancer control and the Third International Cancer Control Congress
    Andrea Micheli
    Descriptive Studies and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Tumori 95:579-96. 2009
    ..As a consequence, less resources of development aids are allocated to control NCDs including cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Life tables for world-wide comparison of relative survival for cancer (CONCORD study)
    Paolo Baili
    Descriptive Epidemiology and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 94:658-68. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The ITACARE Study
    M Sant
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:17-24. 1997
    ..Overall mortality decreased during the period, more markedly in the north and among women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Survival of women with breast cancer in Europe: variation with age, year of diagnosis and country. The EUROCARE Working Group
    M Sant
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 77:679-83. 1998
    ..Low survival in the United Kingdom may be due to inadequate adherence to consensus treatment guidelines and greater variation in treatment...
  34. pmc Understanding variations in survival for colorectal cancer in Europe: a EUROCARE high resolution study
    G Gatta
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Gut 47:533-8. 2000
    ..Marked differences in population based survival across Europe were found for colorectal cancers diagnosed in 1985-1989...
  35. ncbi request reprint Survival for retinoblastoma in Europe
    M Sant
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I-20133, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 37:730-5. 2001
    ..There was statistically significant effect related to the period of diagnosis, with a 50% reduction in the relative risk (RR) for children diagnosed in 1986--1989 compared with those diagnosed in 1978-1981...
  36. ncbi request reprint Differences in stage and therapy for breast cancer across Europe
    M Sant
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 93:894-901. 2001
    ..These wide differences in breast cancer care across Europe in the early 1990s indicate a need for continual monitoring of past treatments to help ensure application of the most effective protocols...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival increases in Europe, but international differences remain wide
    M Sant
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 37:1659-67. 2001
    ..The persisting regional differences suggest there are corresponding differences in the availability of diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, and in the effectiveness of healthcare systems...
  38. ncbi request reprint European health systems and cancer care
    A Micheli
    Unit of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 14:v41-60. 2003
    ....
  39. pmc Prognostic value of morphology and hormone receptor status in breast cancer - a population-based study
    C Allemani
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133 Milano, Italy
    Br J Cancer 91:1263-8. 2004
    ..Morphology and hormone receptor status were confirmed as significant survival predictors in this population-based study, even after adjusting for age and stage at diagnosis...
  40. doi request reprint The advantage of women in cancer survival: an analysis of EUROCARE-4 data
    A Micheli
    Descriptive Epidemiology and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:1017-27. 2009
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Survival of European children and young adults with cancer diagnosed 1995-2002
    Gemma Gatta
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:992-1005. 2009
    ..Cancer survival in patients <25 years is poorly documented in Eastern European countries. Complete cancer registration should be a priority for these countries as an essential part of a policy for effective cancer control in Europe...
  42. ncbi request reprint Survival from salivary glands adenoid cystic carcinoma in European populations
    Laura Ciccolallo
    Evaluative Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Oral Oncol 45:669-74. 2009
    ..Improvements in the disease detection in its early stage and international collaborative research should be encouraged...
  43. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of tumors of the breast and female genital tract in Italy
    M Sant
    Epidemiology Division, National Cancer Institute (INT, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 85:382-6. 1999
    ..The prevalence of corpus uteri cancer decreased slightly in the elderly only, whereas that of cervix uteri cancer decreased at all ages...
  44. ncbi request reprint Estimated incidence and prevalence of female breast cancer in Italian regions
    A Micheli
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 78:13-21. 1992
    ..In 1987, about 250,000 Italian women had a present or past history of breast cancer: for the 1970-1987 period, prevalence has increased by approximately 5,500 cases per year...
  45. doi request reprint Childhood cancer survival in Europe 1999-2007: results of EUROCARE-5--a population-based study
    Gemma Gatta
    Evaluative Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCSS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milano, Italy Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 15:35-47. 2014
    ..The EUROCARE-5 survival study estimates survival of children diagnosed with cancer between 2000 and 2007, assesses whether survival differences among European countries have changed, and investigates changes from 1999 to 2007...
  46. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer prevalence measured by the Lombardy Cancer Registry
    A Micheli
    Division of Epidemiology, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:875-9. 1997
    ..CONCLUSION: Owing to aging of the population, the improvement in survival and the increasing incidence, the number of prevalent cases will increase. This phenomenon has and will have great importance for the health planning...
  47. ncbi request reprint Incident lung cancer survival. Long-term follow-up of a population-based study in Italy
    U Pastorino
    Department of Thoracic Surgery (OCT, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 76:199-204. 1990
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Management of rectal cancers in relation to treatment guidelines: a population-based study comparing Italian and French patients
    Pamela Minicozzi
    Analytical Epidemiology and Health Impact Unit, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Dig Liver Dis 46:645-51. 2014
    ..We compared how rectal cancers diagnosed in Italy (2003-2005) and France (2005) were managed, and evaluated the extent to which management adhered to European guidelines...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in five continents: a worldwide population-based study (CONCORD)
    Michel P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 9:730-56. 2008
    ..This is, to our knowledge, the first worldwide analysis of cancer survival, with standard quality-control procedures and identical analytic methods for all datasets...
  50. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: trends of incidence and survival in Europe and the United States at the end of the 20th century
    Riccardo Capocaccia
    National Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1661-70; quiz 1660, 1671. 2007
    ..We compared population-based liver cancer incidence and survival in European and U.S. populations in order to elucidate geographic differences and time trends for these variables...
  51. doi request reprint Meningioma
    Christine Marosi
    University of Vienna, Austria
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 67:153-71. 2008
    ..Hormonal therapy with progesterone antagonists has shown modest results, while chemotherapy with hydroxyurea appears moderately active...