All publications of “Vicente Odone Filho”

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Comparative study of quality of life of adult survivors of childhood acute lymphocytic leukemia and Wilms’ tumor

Clélia Marta Casellato de Souza, Lilian Maria Cristofani, Ana Lucia Beltrati Cornacchioni, Vicente Odone Filho, Evelyn Kuczynski

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3231

ABSTRACTObjective To analyze and compare the health-related quality of life of adult survivors of acute lymphocytic leukemia and Wilms’ tumor amongst themselves and in relation to healthy participants.Methods Ninety participants aged above 18 years were selected and divided into three groups, each comprising 30 individuals. The Control Group was composed of physically healthy subjects, with no cancer history; and there were two experimental groups: those diagnosed as acute lymphocytic leukemia, and those as Wilms’ Tumor. Quality of life was assessed […]

Intermediate pilomyxoid astrocytoma and diencephalic syndrome: imaging findings

Olavo Kyosen Nakamura, Marco da Cunha Pinho, Vicente Odone Filho, Sergio Rosemberg

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000200020

Pilomyxoid astrocytoma, an entity described as a histological variant of pilocytic astrocytoma, is a rare primary tumor of the central nervous system. It is usually located in the hypothalamic-chiasmatic area, affecting children with a mean age of 10 months. It has a high rate of recurrence and cerebrospinal fluid dissemination, which may be present throughout the neuroaxis. Due to its topography, it may present developmental delay in childhood and diencephalic syndrome, characterized by extreme weight loss, lack of fat accumulation, […]