Tenascin in meningioma: Expression is correlated with anaplasia, vascular endothelial growth factor expression, and peritumoral edema but not with tumor border shape


Kilic T., Bayri Y., Ozduman K., Acar M., Diren S., Kurtkaya O., et al.

NEUROSURGERY, cilt.51, ss.183-192, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

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OBJECTIVE: Tenascin is an extracellular matrix glycoprotein that is expressed-during embryogenesis, inflammation, angiogenesis, and carcinogenesis. The aim of this study was to investigate how tenascin expression relates to histological grade, angiogenesis, and radiological finding's in meningiomas.