Michael W. Ruff, M.D.

  1. Oncologist
  2. Neurologist

Publications

  1. DeFino CE, Barreto JN, Pawlenty AG, Ruff MW, Carabenciov ID, Mara KC, Thompson CA. Lack of drug interaction between levetiracetam and high-dose methotrexate in patients with lymphoma. Pharmacotherapy. 2021 May; 41 (5):430-439 Epub 2021 Mar 16
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  2. Cox MJ, Lucien F, Sakemura R, Boysen JC, Kim Y, Horvei P, Manriquez Roman C, Hansen MJ, Tapper EE, Siegler EL, Forsman C, Crotts SB, Schick KJ, Hefazi M, Ruff MW, Can I, Adada M, Bezerra E, Kankeu Fonkoua LA, Nevala WK, Braggio E, Ding W, Parikh SA, Kay NE, Kenderian SS. Leukemic extracellular vesicles induce chimeric antigen receptor T cell dysfunction in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Mol Ther. 2021 Apr 7; 29 (4):1529-1540 Epub 2021 Jan 01
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  3. Laack NN, Pafundi D, Anderson SK, Kaufmann T, Lowe V, Hunt C, Vogen D, Yan E, Sarkaria J, Brown P, Kizilbash S, Uhm J, Ruff M, Zakhary M, Zhang Y, Seaberg M, Wan Chan Tseung HS, Kabat B, Kemp B, Brinkmann D. Initial Results of a Phase 2 Trial of (18)F-DOPA PET-Guided Dose-Escalated Radiation Therapy for Glioblastoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2021 Mar 23 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Eschbacher KL, Ida CM, Johnson DR, Alvi MA, Jenkins SM, Ruff MW, Kerezoudis P, Neth BJ, Pasion RM, Daniels DJ, Kizilbash SH, Raghunathan A. Diffuse Gliomas of the Brainstem and Cerebellum in Adults Show Molecular Heterogeneity. Am J Surg Pathol. 2021 Feb 16 [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. Ruff MW, Siegler EL, Kenderian SS. A Concise Review of Neurologic Complications Associated with Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell Immunotherapy. Neurol Clin. 2020 Nov; 38 (4):953-963 Epub 2020 Sept 12
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  6. Neth BJ, Ruff MW, Uhm JH, Johnson DR, Divekar RD, Maddox DE. Temozolomide desensitization followed by metronomic dosing in patients with hypersensitivity. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2020 Sep; 86 (3):375-382 Epub 2020 Aug 10
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  7. Mark IT, Carr CM, Ruff MW, Flanagan EP, Johnson DR. Enlarging Perivascular Spaces Following Radiation Therapy in the Brain: A Report of 2 Cases and Literature Review. World Neurosurg. 2020 Jun; 138:436-439 Epub 2020 Apr 03
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  8. Ruff M, Kizilbash S, Buckner J. Further understanding of glioma mechanisms of pathogenesis: implications for therapeutic development. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2020 May; 20 (5):355-363 Epub 2020 May 12
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  9. Cohen-Cohen S, Brown DA, Himes BT, Wheeler LP, Ruff MW, Major BT, Singh Ospina NM, Atkinson JLD, Meyer FB, Bancos I, Young WF, Van Gompel JJ. Pituitary adenomas in the setting of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1: a single-institution experience. J Neurosurg. 2020 Apr 3; 1-7 Epub 2020 Apr 03
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  10. Hawkes MA, Blaginykh E, Ruff MW, Wijdicks EFM, Burrus T, Wijdicks EFM, Rabinstein AA. Long-term mortality, disability and stroke recurrence in patients with basilar artery occlusion. Eur J Neurol. 2020 Mar; 27 (3):579-585 Epub 2019 Dec 08
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  11. Carabenciov ID, Bhargav AG, Uhm JH, Ruff MW. Bevacizumab Use in Refractory Adult Pilocytic Astrocytoma: A Single-Center Case Series. Neurologist. 2019 May; 24 (3):87-89
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  12. Ruff MW, Uhm JH, Benarroch EE. Neuro-oncology: Implications of the molecular era. Neurology. 2019 Mar 19; 92 (12):568-574 Epub 2019 Feb 13
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  13. Ruff MW, Kizilbash SH. Glioblastoma with bilateral extraocular muscle infiltration preceded by evidence of vascular tropism. J Clin Neurosci. 2019 Mar; 61:277-278 Epub 2018 Nov 22
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  14. Johnson DR, Guerin JB, Ruff MW, Fang S, Hunt CH, Morris JM, Morris PP, Pearse Morris P, Kaufmann TJ. Glioma response assessment: Classic pitfalls, novel confounders, and emerging imaging tools. Br J Radiol. 2019 Feb; 92 (1094):20180730 Epub 2018 Nov 14
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  15. Ruff MW, Buckner JC, Johnson DR, van den Bent MJ, Geurts M. Neuro-Oncology Clinical Debate: PCV or temozolomide in combination with radiation for newly diagnosed high-grade oligodendroglioma. Neurooncol Pract. 2019 Jan; 6 (1):17-21 Epub 2018 Nov 03
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  16. Zalewski NL, Rabinstein AA, Brinjikji W, Kaufmann TJ, Nasr D, Ruff MW, Flanagan EP. Unique Gadolinium Enhancement Pattern in Spinal Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas. JAMA Neurol. 2018 Dec 1; 75 (12):1542-1545
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  17. Ruff MW, Uhm J. Anaplastic Glioma: Treatment Approaches in the Era of Molecular Diagnostics. Curr Treat Options Oncol. 2018 Oct 25; 19 (12):61
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  18. Ruff MW, Fine A, Mandrekar J, Sweeney C, Jones LK Jr, Klaas JP. Activity Aprons for Inpatients Requiring Individual Nursing Assignment Care: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Pilot Study. Neurohospitalist. 2018 Oct; 8 (4):183-187 Epub 2018 May 06
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  19. Ruff MW, Bhargav AG, Raghunathan A. A case of epidural glioblastoma metastasis presenting with a cervical myelopathy, torticollis, and L'hermitte's phenomenon. Brain Tumor Pathol. 2018 Jul; 35 (3):181-185 Epub 2018 May 09
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  20. Ruff MW, Carabenciov ID, Johnson DR, Pollock BE, Parisi JE, Klaas JP. A cavernous sinus lesion clinically responsive to steroids. J Clin Neurosci. 2018 Jul; 53:239-240 Epub 2018 Apr 21
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  21. Ruff MW, Mauermann ML. The Mayo Clinic Experience With the Neurological Complications of the CTLA-4 Inhibitor Ipilimumab. Neurologist. 2018 May; 23 (3):98-99
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  22. Himes BT, Ruff MW, Van Gompel JJ, Park SS, Galanis E, Kaufmann TJ, Uhm JH. Recurrent papillary craniopharyngioma with BRAF V600E mutation treated with dabrafenib: case report. J Neurosurg. 2018 Apr 1; 1-5 Epub 2018 Apr 01
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  23. Ruff MW, Bhargav AG, English SW, Klaas JP. Hyperkinetic transient ischemic attacks preceding deep ganglionic infarction in a patient with a treated parasellar chondrosarcoma. J Clin Neurosci. 2018 Feb; 48:104-105 Epub 2017 Nov 04
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  24. Huntley GD, Ruff MW, Hicks SB, Yost MD, Fulgham JR. Ascending Spinal Cord Infarction Secondary to Recurrent Spinal Cord Cavernous Malformation Hemorrhage. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 Apr; 26: (4)e72-e73.
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  25. Ruff MW, Nasr DM, Klaas JP, Renaud DL. Internal Carotid Artery Pseudoaneurysm and Ischemic Stroke Secondary to Retropharyngeal and Parapharyngeal Abscess. J Child Neurol. 2017 Feb; 32 (2):230-236 Epub 2016 Nov 25
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  26. Ruff MW, Fugate JE. Teaching Video NeuroImages: Slow upward ocular bobbing. Neurology. 2016 Apr 19; 86 (16):e179
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  27. Hoffman EM, Ruff MW, Patterson MC. Acute Encephalopathy With Biphasic Seizures and Late Restricted Diffusion. Pediatr Neurol. 2016 Feb; 55:74-5.
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  28. Palazzo P, Ruff M, Lyerly MJ, Alexandrov AV. Basilar artery thrombus vs. fenestration: a differential diagnostic challenge in acute ischemic stroke. J Neuroimaging. 2014 Nov-Dec; 24 (6):607-609 Epub 2013 Nov 19
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  29. Delong RK, Risor A, Kanomata M, Laymon A, Jones B, Zimmerman SD, Williams J, Witkowski C, Warner M, Ruff M, Garrad R, Fallon JK, Hickey AJ, Sedaghat-Herati R. Characterization of biomolecular nanoconjugates by high-throughput delivery and spectroscopic difference. Nanomedicine (Lond). 2012 Dec; 7 (12):1851-62 Epub 2012 Sept 03
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