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Tonsil cancer

MedGen UID:
148341
Concept ID:
C0751560
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Cancer of the Tonsil; Cancer of Tonsil; Cancer, Tonsil; Cancer, Tonsillar; Cancers, Tonsil; Cancers, Tonsillar; Tonsil Cancer; Tonsil Cancers; Tonsillar Cancer; Tonsillar Cancers
SNOMED CT: Malignant tumor of faucial tonsil (363393007); Malignant tumor of palatine tonsil (363393007); Cancer of tonsil (363393007); Malignant neoplasm of palatine tonsil (363393007); Malignant neoplasm of faucial tonsil (363393007); CA - Cancer of tonsil (363393007); Malignant tumor of tonsil (363393007)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0006998

Definition

A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the tonsil. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Maniaci A, Hao SP, Cancemi F, Giardini D, Checcoli E, Soprani F, Iannella G, Vicini C, Cocuzza S, La Mantia I, Fakhry N, De Vito A
Medicina (Kaunas) 2023 Feb 7;59(2) doi: 10.3390/medicina59020304. PMID: 36837506Free PMC Article
Lee J, Kim K, Kim KH, Keum KC, Kim HR, Hong MH, Choi EC, Kim SH, Koh YW, Lee CG
Radiat Oncol 2022 Dec 20;17(1):209. doi: 10.1186/s13014-022-02177-1. PMID: 36539912Free PMC Article
Roden DF, Schreiber D, Givi B
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 Jul;157(1):62-68. Epub 2017 Mar 7 doi: 10.1177/0194599817696290. PMID: 28669307

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Virgilio E, Bonfili D, Bettoni S, Vona L, Mercuri J, D'Agostino F, Baldinu M, Salvemini C, Montali F, Costi R
Anticancer Res 2023 Sep;43(9):3881-3889. doi: 10.21873/anticanres.16575. PMID: 37648322
Maniaci A, Hao SP, Cancemi F, Giardini D, Checcoli E, Soprani F, Iannella G, Vicini C, Cocuzza S, La Mantia I, Fakhry N, De Vito A
Medicina (Kaunas) 2023 Feb 7;59(2) doi: 10.3390/medicina59020304. PMID: 36837506Free PMC Article
Lee J, Kim K, Kim KH, Keum KC, Kim HR, Hong MH, Choi EC, Kim SH, Koh YW, Lee CG
Radiat Oncol 2022 Dec 20;17(1):209. doi: 10.1186/s13014-022-02177-1. PMID: 36539912Free PMC Article
Boffetta P, Hall CB, Todd AC, Goldfarb DG, Schymura MJ, Li J, Cone JE, Zeig-Owens R
CA Cancer J Clin 2022 Jul;72(4):308-314. Epub 2022 Mar 24 doi: 10.3322/caac.21723. PMID: 35325473
Adil EA, Medina G, Cunningham MJ
J Pediatr 2018 Jun;197:255-261.e1. Epub 2018 Mar 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.01.022. PMID: 29571929

Diagnosis

Lee J, Kim K, Kim KH, Keum KC, Kim HR, Hong MH, Choi EC, Kim SH, Koh YW, Lee CG
Radiat Oncol 2022 Dec 20;17(1):209. doi: 10.1186/s13014-022-02177-1. PMID: 36539912Free PMC Article
Boffetta P, Hall CB, Todd AC, Goldfarb DG, Schymura MJ, Li J, Cone JE, Zeig-Owens R
CA Cancer J Clin 2022 Jul;72(4):308-314. Epub 2022 Mar 24 doi: 10.3322/caac.21723. PMID: 35325473
Adil EA, Medina G, Cunningham MJ
J Pediatr 2018 Jun;197:255-261.e1. Epub 2018 Mar 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.01.022. PMID: 29571929
Hobbs CG, Sterne JA, Bailey M, Heyderman RS, Birchall MA, Thomas SJ
Clin Otolaryngol 2006 Aug;31(4):259-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-4486.2006.01246.x. PMID: 16911640
Bopp FP, White JA
J La State Med Soc 1989 Apr;141(4):11-4. PMID: 2656893

Therapy

Virgilio E, Bonfili D, Bettoni S, Vona L, Mercuri J, D'Agostino F, Baldinu M, Salvemini C, Montali F, Costi R
Anticancer Res 2023 Sep;43(9):3881-3889. doi: 10.21873/anticanres.16575. PMID: 37648322
Boffetta P, Hall CB, Todd AC, Goldfarb DG, Schymura MJ, Li J, Cone JE, Zeig-Owens R
CA Cancer J Clin 2022 Jul;72(4):308-314. Epub 2022 Mar 24 doi: 10.3322/caac.21723. PMID: 35325473
Barbon CEA, Yao CMK, Peterson CB, Moreno AC, Goepfert RP, Johnson FM, Chronowski GM, Fuller CD, Gross ND, Hutcheson KA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2022 Sep;167(3):484-493. Epub 2021 Nov 16 doi: 10.1177/01945998211059967. PMID: 34784256Free PMC Article
Patel EJ, Zhu AW, Oliver JR, Cornwell M, Jacobson AS, Hu KS, Tam M, Vaezi A, Morris LGT, Givi B
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2021 Jul;165(1):104-112. Epub 2020 Dec 8 doi: 10.1177/0194599820973256. PMID: 33290171
Roden DF, Schreiber D, Givi B
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 Jul;157(1):62-68. Epub 2017 Mar 7 doi: 10.1177/0194599817696290. PMID: 28669307

Prognosis

Maniaci A, Hao SP, Cancemi F, Giardini D, Checcoli E, Soprani F, Iannella G, Vicini C, Cocuzza S, La Mantia I, Fakhry N, De Vito A
Medicina (Kaunas) 2023 Feb 7;59(2) doi: 10.3390/medicina59020304. PMID: 36837506Free PMC Article
Lee J, Kim K, Kim KH, Keum KC, Kim HR, Hong MH, Choi EC, Kim SH, Koh YW, Lee CG
Radiat Oncol 2022 Dec 20;17(1):209. doi: 10.1186/s13014-022-02177-1. PMID: 36539912Free PMC Article
De Martin A, Lütge M, Stanossek Y, Engetschwiler C, Cupovic J, Brown K, Demmer I, Broglie MA, Geuking MB, Jochum W, McCoy KD, Stoeckli SJ, Ludewig B
Oncoimmunology 2021;10(1):1945202. Epub 2021 Jul 25 doi: 10.1080/2162402X.2021.1945202. PMID: 34367729Free PMC Article
Tang JA, Lango MN
Oral Oncol 2019 Apr;91:65-68. Epub 2019 Mar 4 doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2019.02.024. PMID: 30926064
Adil EA, Medina G, Cunningham MJ
J Pediatr 2018 Jun;197:255-261.e1. Epub 2018 Mar 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.01.022. PMID: 29571929

Clinical prediction guides

Virgilio E, Bonfili D, Bettoni S, Vona L, Mercuri J, D'Agostino F, Baldinu M, Salvemini C, Montali F, Costi R
Anticancer Res 2023 Sep;43(9):3881-3889. doi: 10.21873/anticanres.16575. PMID: 37648322
Lee J, Kim K, Kim KH, Keum KC, Kim HR, Hong MH, Choi EC, Kim SH, Koh YW, Lee CG
Radiat Oncol 2022 Dec 20;17(1):209. doi: 10.1186/s13014-022-02177-1. PMID: 36539912Free PMC Article
Boffetta P, Hall CB, Todd AC, Goldfarb DG, Schymura MJ, Li J, Cone JE, Zeig-Owens R
CA Cancer J Clin 2022 Jul;72(4):308-314. Epub 2022 Mar 24 doi: 10.3322/caac.21723. PMID: 35325473
De Martin A, Lütge M, Stanossek Y, Engetschwiler C, Cupovic J, Brown K, Demmer I, Broglie MA, Geuking MB, Jochum W, McCoy KD, Stoeckli SJ, Ludewig B
Oncoimmunology 2021;10(1):1945202. Epub 2021 Jul 25 doi: 10.1080/2162402X.2021.1945202. PMID: 34367729Free PMC Article
Tang JA, Lango MN
Oral Oncol 2019 Apr;91:65-68. Epub 2019 Mar 4 doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2019.02.024. PMID: 30926064

Recent systematic reviews

Virgilio E, Bonfili D, Bettoni S, Vona L, Mercuri J, D'Agostino F, Baldinu M, Salvemini C, Montali F, Costi R
Anticancer Res 2023 Sep;43(9):3881-3889. doi: 10.21873/anticanres.16575. PMID: 37648322
Razavian NB, D'Agostino RB Jr, Steber CR, Helis CA, Hughes RT
JAMA Netw Open 2023 Feb 1;6(2):e2255209. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.55209. PMID: 36753275Free PMC Article
Mirghani H, Sturgis EM, Aupérin A, Monsonego J, Blanchard P
Oral Oncol 2017 Apr;67:138-145. Epub 2017 Feb 28 doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2017.02.024. PMID: 28351568
Hobbs CG, Sterne JA, Bailey M, Heyderman RS, Birchall MA, Thomas SJ
Clin Otolaryngol 2006 Aug;31(4):259-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-4486.2006.01246.x. PMID: 16911640

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