"Chordoma" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A malignant tumor arising from the embryonic remains of the notochord. It is also called chordocarcinoma, chordoepithelioma, and notochordoma. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Chordoma" by people in Profiles.
Ramdass S, Brennan M. A Rare Cause of Cauda Equina Syndrome by Infiltration: Case of a Sacral Chordoma. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015 Jun; 63(6):1269-70.
Kelley MJ, Shi J, Ballew B, Hyland PL, Li WQ, Rotunno M, Alcorta DA, Liebsch NJ, Mitchell J, Bass S, Roberson D, Boland J, Cullen M, He J, Burdette L, Yeager M, Chanock SJ, Parry DM, Goldstein AM, Yang XR. Characterization of T gene sequence variants and germline duplications in familial and sporadic chordoma. Hum Genet. 2014 Oct; 133(10):1289-97.
Chambers KJ, Lin DT, Meier J, Remenschneider A, Herr M, Gray ST. Incidence and survival patterns of cranial chordoma in the United States. Laryngoscope. 2014 May; 124(5):1097-102.
Svoboda RM, Mackay D, Welsch MJ, Anderson BE. Multiple cutaneous metastatic chordomas from the sacrum. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2012 Jun; 66(6):e246-7.
Tzortzidis F, Elahi F, Wright D, Natarajan SK, Sekhar LN. Patient outcome at long-term follow-up after aggressive microsurgical resection of cranial base chordomas. Neurosurgery. 2006 Aug; 59(2):230-7; discussion 230-7.
Nedea EA, DeLaney TF. Sarcoma and skin radiation oncology. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2006 Apr; 20(2):401-29.
Austin-Seymour M, Munzenrider JE, Goitein M, Gentry R, Gragoudas E, Koehler AM, McNulty P, Osborne E, Ryugo DK, Seddon J, et al. Progress in low-LET heavy particle therapy: intracranial and paracranial tumors and uveal melanomas. Radiat Res Suppl. 1985; 8:S219-26.