- Shalini Sinha added an answer:3Is Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome of prognostic value in neuroblastoma?Does the occurrence of Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome predict a better or worse outcome in neuroblastoma? Does such an association exist?
Neuroblastoma (NB) associated with Opsoclonus myoclonus syndrome (OMS) is usually low risk with better outcome. However the OMS itself is refractory and often comes back despite chemotherapy and/ or immunotherapy. Hence, even though the recurrence rates of the NB are low, the persistent neurological sequelae add to an adverse prognosis in terms of quality of life.Following
- Roberto Garcia-Navarrete added an answer:3Can anyone help me to find an article about brain tumor persented by vomiting in childhood?A 14 months old boy suffered from brain tumor which presented by vomiting and FTT presented to me, who died after the diagnosis and surgical removal of the tumor.Wilne S. et al. Presentation of childhood CNS tumours: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Oncol. 2007 Aug;8(8):685-95.Following
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