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Malignant superior sulcus neoplasm

MedGen UID:
107810
Concept ID:
C0549471
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Pancoast Tumor; Tumor, Pancoast
SNOMED CT: Superior sulcus tumor (254638002); Pancoast tumor (254638002)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0006883

Definition

A malignant neoplasm originating from the apical lung. Most malignant superior sulcus neoplasms are bronchogenic carcinomas. This tumor may be associated with Pancoast syndrome. It is also known as Pancoast tumor. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMalignant superior sulcus neoplasm

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Kratz JR, Woodard G, Jablons DM
Thorac Surg Clin 2017 May;27(2):149-157. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2017.01.008. PMID: 28363369
Setzer M, Robinson LA, Vrionis FD
Cancer Control 2014 Apr;21(2):158-67. doi: 10.1177/107327481402100209. PMID: 24667403
Assmus H, Antoniadis G, Bischoff C, Hoffmann R, Martini AK, Preissler P, Scheglmann K, Schwerdtfeger K, Wessels KD, Wüstner-Hofmann M
Cent Eur Neurosurg 2011 May;72(2):90-8. Epub 2011 May 4 doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1271800. PMID: 21547883

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Glassman LR, Hyman K
Curr Opin Pulm Med 2013 Jul;19(4):340-3. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0b013e3283621b31. PMID: 23702478
Assmus H, Antoniadis G, Bischoff C, Hoffmann R, Martini AK, Preissler P, Scheglmann K, Schwerdtfeger K, Wessels KD, Wüstner-Hofmann M
Cent Eur Neurosurg 2011 May;72(2):90-8. Epub 2011 May 4 doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1271800. PMID: 21547883
Narayan S, Thomas CR Jr
Nat Clin Pract Oncol 2006 Sep;3(9):484-91. doi: 10.1038/ncponc0584. PMID: 16955087
Macchiarini P
Thorac Surg Clin 2004 May;14(2):229-40. doi: 10.1016/S1547-4127(04)00008-8. PMID: 15382299
Kent MS, Bilsky MH, Rusch VW
Thorac Surg Clin 2004 May;14(2):217-28. doi: 10.1016/S1547-4127(04)00013-1. PMID: 15382298

Diagnosis

Palumbo VD, Fazzotta S, Fatica F, D'Orazio B, Caronia FP, Cajozzo M, Damiano G, Maffongelli A, Cudia BM, Messina M, Lo Monte AI
Clin Ter 2019 Jul-Aug;170(4):e291-e294. doi: 10.7417/CT.2019.2150. PMID: 31304518
Kratz JR, Woodard G, Jablons DM
Thorac Surg Clin 2017 May;27(2):149-157. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2017.01.008. PMID: 28363369
Zarogoulidis K, Porpodis K, Domvri K, Eleftheriadou E, Ioannidou D, Zarogoulidis P
Expert Rev Respir Med 2016 Dec;10(12):1255-1258. Epub 2016 Oct 27 doi: 10.1080/17476348.2017.1246964. PMID: 27786592
Assmus H, Antoniadis G, Bischoff C, Hoffmann R, Martini AK, Preissler P, Scheglmann K, Schwerdtfeger K, Wessels KD, Wüstner-Hofmann M
Cent Eur Neurosurg 2011 May;72(2):90-8. Epub 2011 May 4 doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1271800. PMID: 21547883
Wright CD, Mathisen DJ
Curr Treat Options Oncol 2001 Feb;2(1):43-9. doi: 10.1007/s11864-001-0015-7. PMID: 12057139

Therapy

Glassman LR, Hyman K
Curr Opin Pulm Med 2013 Jul;19(4):340-3. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0b013e3283621b31. PMID: 23702478
Assmus H, Antoniadis G, Bischoff C, Hoffmann R, Martini AK, Preissler P, Scheglmann K, Schwerdtfeger K, Wessels KD, Wüstner-Hofmann M
Cent Eur Neurosurg 2011 May;72(2):90-8. Epub 2011 May 4 doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1271800. PMID: 21547883
Archie VC, Thomas CR Jr
Oncologist 2004;9(5):550-5. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.9-5-550. PMID: 15477640
Wright CD, Mathisen DJ
Curr Treat Options Oncol 2001 Feb;2(1):43-9. doi: 10.1007/s11864-001-0015-7. PMID: 12057139
Vallières E, Karmy-Jones R, Mulligan MS, Wood DE
Curr Probl Surg 2001 May;38(5):293-376. doi: 10.1067/msg.2001.113528. PMID: 11332249

Prognosis

Assmus H, Antoniadis G, Bischoff C, Hoffmann R, Martini AK, Preissler P, Scheglmann K, Schwerdtfeger K, Wessels KD, Wüstner-Hofmann M
Cent Eur Neurosurg 2011 May;72(2):90-8. Epub 2011 May 4 doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1271800. PMID: 21547883
Tamura M, Hoda MA, Klepetko W
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2009 Oct;36(4):747-53. Epub 2009 Aug 20 doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.04.036. PMID: 19699106
Rusch VW
Lancet Oncol 2006 Dec;7(12):997-1005. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(06)70974-3. PMID: 17138221
Archie VC, Thomas CR Jr
Oncologist 2004;9(5):550-5. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.9-5-550. PMID: 15477640
Vallières E, Karmy-Jones R, Mulligan MS, Wood DE
Curr Probl Surg 2001 May;38(5):293-376. doi: 10.1067/msg.2001.113528. PMID: 11332249

Clinical prediction guides

Tsitsias T, Yasufuku K, Pierre A, Leighl N, Cho J, Waddell TK, Darling G, Cypel M, Donahoe L, Yeung J, Keshavjee S, de Perrot M
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2023 May;165(5):1710-1719.e3. Epub 2022 Nov 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2022.10.033. PMID: 36481062
Vogiatzaki T, Tsikouras P, Tsoleridis T, Bachar M, Christofis C, Liberis A, Galazios G
Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 2017;44(3):337-340. PMID: 29949268
Solli P, Casiraghi M, Brambilla D, Maisonneuve P, Spaggiari L
Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 Spring;29(1):79-88. Epub 2017 Feb 22 doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2017.01.010. PMID: 28684003
Nun AB, Simansky D, Rokah M, Zeitlin N, Avi RB, Soudack M, Golan N, Apel S, Bar J, Yelin A
Surg Today 2016 Jun;46(6):686-90. Epub 2015 Jul 22 doi: 10.1007/s00595-015-1225-0. PMID: 26198898
Mohammed TL, Saettele MR, Saettele T, Patel V, Kanne JP
Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 2014 Mar-Apr;43(2):91-8. doi: 10.1067/j.cpradiol.2013.12.003. PMID: 24629662

Recent systematic reviews

Setzer M, Robinson LA, Vrionis FD
Cancer Control 2014 Apr;21(2):158-67. doi: 10.1177/107327481402100209. PMID: 24667403

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