Brain and Spinal Tumors Research Studies

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Ependymoma New Diagnosis

ACNS0831: Phase III Randomized Trial of Post-Radiation Chemotherapy in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Ependymoma Ages 1 to 21 Years

  • Conditions: Brain and Spinal Tumor Ependymoma New Diagnosis, Adult - Brain and Spinal Tumor Ependymoma New Diagnosis

PURPOSE: This randomized phase III trial is studying maintenance chemotherapy to see how well it works compared to observation following induction chemotherapy and radiation therapy in treating young patients with newly diagnosed ependymoma. Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as vincristine sulfate, c ...More