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., ...Daha Fazla

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

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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.