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Leptomeningeal Neoplasm

MedGen UID:
199629
Concept ID:
C0751297
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Leptomeningeal Neoplasms; Neoplasm, Leptomeningeal; Neoplasms, Leptomeningeal

Definition

A malignant neoplasm that has spread from its original site to the two innermost layers of tissue that cover the brain and spinal cord. [from NCI]

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PubMed

Appay R, Fina F, Macagno N, Padovani L, Colin C, Barets D, Ordioni J, Scavarda D, Giangaspero F, Badiali M, Korshunov A, M Pfister S, T W Jones D, Figarella-Branger D
Mod Pathol 2018 Oct;31(10):1490-1501. Epub 2018 May 25 doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0050-6. PMID: 29802359

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Machado AB, Machado AA, Barbuto JA, de Oliveira RM
Arq Neuropsiquiatr 1998 Jun;56(2):188-92. doi: 10.1590/s0004-282x1998000200004. PMID: 9698726

Diagnosis

Vallat W, Antony S, Patel S, McLean C
BMJ Case Rep 2021 Nov 19;14(11) doi: 10.1136/bcr-2021-244440. PMID: 34799389Free PMC Article
Appay R, Fina F, Macagno N, Padovani L, Colin C, Barets D, Ordioni J, Scavarda D, Giangaspero F, Badiali M, Korshunov A, M Pfister S, T W Jones D, Figarella-Branger D
Mod Pathol 2018 Oct;31(10):1490-1501. Epub 2018 May 25 doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0050-6. PMID: 29802359
Rushing EJ, Smith AB, Smirniotopoulos JG, Douglas AF, Zeng W, Azumi N
Clin Neuropathol 2009 May-Jun;28(3):188-92. doi: 10.5414/npp28188. PMID: 19537136
Machado AB, Machado AA, Barbuto JA, de Oliveira RM
Arq Neuropsiquiatr 1998 Jun;56(2):188-92. doi: 10.1590/s0004-282x1998000200004. PMID: 9698726

Prognosis

Appay R, Fina F, Macagno N, Padovani L, Colin C, Barets D, Ordioni J, Scavarda D, Giangaspero F, Badiali M, Korshunov A, M Pfister S, T W Jones D, Figarella-Branger D
Mod Pathol 2018 Oct;31(10):1490-1501. Epub 2018 May 25 doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0050-6. PMID: 29802359
Rushing EJ, Smith AB, Smirniotopoulos JG, Douglas AF, Zeng W, Azumi N
Clin Neuropathol 2009 May-Jun;28(3):188-92. doi: 10.5414/npp28188. PMID: 19537136

Clinical prediction guides

Appay R, Fina F, Macagno N, Padovani L, Colin C, Barets D, Ordioni J, Scavarda D, Giangaspero F, Badiali M, Korshunov A, M Pfister S, T W Jones D, Figarella-Branger D
Mod Pathol 2018 Oct;31(10):1490-1501. Epub 2018 May 25 doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0050-6. PMID: 29802359

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