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Malignant Skull Base Neoplasm

MedGen UID:
1664816
Concept ID:
C4744380
Neoplastic Process

Definition

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

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Oskouian RJ Jr, Jane JA Sr, Dumont AS, Sheehan JM, Laurent JJ, Levine PA
Neurosurg Focus 2002 May 15;12(5):e4. doi: 10.3171/foc.2002.12.5.5. PMID: 16119902

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Byun YH, Kang H, Kim YH
Endocrinol Metab (Seoul) 2022 Aug;37(4):608-616. Epub 2022 Aug 19 doi: 10.3803/EnM.2022.1546. PMID: 35982611Free PMC Article
Combs SE, Baumert BG, Bendszus M, Bozzao A, Brada M, Fariselli L, Fiorentino A, Ganswindt U, Grosu AL, Lagerwaard FL, Niyazi M, Nyholm T, Paddick I, Weber DC, Belka C, Minniti G
Radiother Oncol 2021 Mar;156:80-94. Epub 2020 Dec 10 doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2020.11.014. PMID: 33309848
Graillon T, Regis J, Barlier A, Brue T, Dufour H, Buchfelder M
Neuroendocrinology 2020;110(9-10):780-796. Epub 2020 Jun 3 doi: 10.1159/000509090. PMID: 32492684
Leonetti JP, Weishaar JR, Gannon D, Harmon GA, Block A, Anderson DE
J Neurooncol 2020 Dec;150(3):477-482. Epub 2020 May 11 doi: 10.1007/s11060-020-03462-3. PMID: 32394326
Apra C, Peyre M, Kalamarides M
Expert Rev Neurother 2018 Mar;18(3):241-249. Epub 2018 Jan 22 doi: 10.1080/14737175.2018.1429920. PMID: 29338455

Diagnosis

Forst DA, Jones PS
Continuum (Minneap Minn) 2023 Dec 1;29(6):1752-1778. doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000001361. PMID: 38085897
Huang JH, Hagiwara M
Neuroimaging Clin N Am 2022 May;32(2):327-344. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2022.02.001. PMID: 35526960
Combs SE, Baumert BG, Bendszus M, Bozzao A, Brada M, Fariselli L, Fiorentino A, Ganswindt U, Grosu AL, Lagerwaard FL, Niyazi M, Nyholm T, Paddick I, Weber DC, Belka C, Minniti G
Radiother Oncol 2021 Mar;156:80-94. Epub 2020 Dec 10 doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2020.11.014. PMID: 33309848
Farina D, Zorza I, Golemi S, Lombardi D, Borghesi A, Maroldi R, Ravanelli M
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 2020;84:218-230. Epub 2020 Jul 30 doi: 10.1159/000457941. PMID: 32731227
Ow TJ, Bell D, Kupferman ME, Demonte F, Hanna EY
Neurosurg Clin N Am 2013 Jan;24(1):51-65. doi: 10.1016/j.nec.2012.08.005. PMID: 23174357

Therapy

Byun YH, Kang H, Kim YH
Endocrinol Metab (Seoul) 2022 Aug;37(4):608-616. Epub 2022 Aug 19 doi: 10.3803/EnM.2022.1546. PMID: 35982611Free PMC Article
Farina D, Zorza I, Golemi S, Lombardi D, Borghesi A, Maroldi R, Ravanelli M
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 2020;84:218-230. Epub 2020 Jul 30 doi: 10.1159/000457941. PMID: 32731227
Leonetti JP, Weishaar JR, Gannon D, Harmon GA, Block A, Anderson DE
J Neurooncol 2020 Dec;150(3):477-482. Epub 2020 May 11 doi: 10.1007/s11060-020-03462-3. PMID: 32394326
Koutourousiou M, Snyderman CH, Fernandez-Miranda J, Gardner PA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2011 Oct;44(5):1155-71. Epub 2011 Jul 21 doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2011.06.002. PMID: 21978899
Casali PG, Stacchiotti S, Sangalli C, Olmi P, Gronchi A
Curr Opin Oncol 2007 Jul;19(4):367-70. doi: 10.1097/CCO.0b013e3281214448. PMID: 17545801

Prognosis

Apra C, Peyre M, Kalamarides M
Expert Rev Neurother 2018 Mar;18(3):241-249. Epub 2018 Jan 22 doi: 10.1080/14737175.2018.1429920. PMID: 29338455
Ow TJ, Bell D, Kupferman ME, Demonte F, Hanna EY
Neurosurg Clin N Am 2013 Jan;24(1):51-65. doi: 10.1016/j.nec.2012.08.005. PMID: 23174357
Hanna AS, Grindle CR, Patel AA, Rosen MR, Evans JJ
Am J Otolaryngol 2012 Jan-Feb;33(1):178-80. Epub 2011 Jun 28 doi: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2011.04.001. PMID: 21715048
Laigle-Donadey F, Taillibert S, Martin-Duverneuil N, Hildebrand J, Delattre JY
J Neurooncol 2005 Oct;75(1):63-9. doi: 10.1007/s11060-004-8099-0. PMID: 16215817
Mendenhall WM, Mendenhall CM, Lewis SB, Villaret DB, Mendenhall NP
Head Neck 2005 Feb;27(2):159-65. doi: 10.1002/hed.20144. PMID: 15641104

Clinical prediction guides

Ganz JC
Prog Brain Res 2022;268(1):163-190. Epub 2021 Dec 14 doi: 10.1016/bs.pbr.2021.10.031. PMID: 35074079
Graillon T, Regis J, Barlier A, Brue T, Dufour H, Buchfelder M
Neuroendocrinology 2020;110(9-10):780-796. Epub 2020 Jun 3 doi: 10.1159/000509090. PMID: 32492684
Hanasono MM
J Neurooncol 2020 Dec;150(3):469-475. Epub 2020 Feb 13 doi: 10.1007/s11060-019-03370-1. PMID: 32056144
Apra C, Peyre M, Kalamarides M
Expert Rev Neurother 2018 Mar;18(3):241-249. Epub 2018 Jan 22 doi: 10.1080/14737175.2018.1429920. PMID: 29338455
Desai DD, Brandon BM, Perkins EL, Ebert CS, Zanation AM, Thorp BD
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2017 Apr;50(2):257-271. doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2016.12.004. PMID: 28314399

Recent systematic reviews

DI Somma A, Guizzardi G, Valls Cusiné C, Hoyos J, Ferres A, Topczewski TE, Mosteiro A, DE Rosa A, Solari D, Cavallo LM, Reyes L, Enseñat J
J Neurosurg Sci 2022 Oct;66(5):406-412. Epub 2021 Aug 3 doi: 10.23736/S0390-5616.21.05401-1. PMID: 34342198
Bin Alamer O, Haider AS, Haider M, Sagoo NS, Robertson FC, Arrey EN, Aoun SG, Yu K, Cohen-Gadol AA, El Ahmadieh TY
J Neurooncol 2021 Jun;153(2):183-202. Epub 2021 May 17 doi: 10.1007/s11060-021-03757-z. PMID: 33999382Free PMC Article
Zou MX, Lv GH, Zhang QS, Wang SF, Li J, Wang XB
World Neurosurg 2018 Jan;109:307-327. Epub 2017 Oct 16 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.010. PMID: 29045855
Echanique KA, Desai SV, Marchiano E, Spinazzi EF, Strojan P, Baredes S, Eloy JA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 Jan;156(1):38-45. Epub 2016 Aug 9 doi: 10.1177/0194599816662631. PMID: 27484231
de Almeida JR, Witterick IJ, Gullane PJ, Gentili F, Lohfeld L, Ringash J, Thoma A, Vescan AD
Head Neck 2013 Sep;35(9):1221-31. Epub 2012 Sep 18 doi: 10.1002/hed.23120. PMID: 22987281

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