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Adult Benign Brain Neoplasm

MedGen UID:
234020
Concept ID:
C1332466
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Benign Adult Brain Neoplasm; Benign Adult Brain Tumor; Benign Neoplasm of Adult Brain; Benign Neoplasm of the Adult Brain; Benign Tumor of Adult Brain; Benign Tumor of the Adult Brain; Brain Neoplasms, Adult, Benign

Definition

A benign neoplasm of the brain occurring in adults. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Rudà R, Bruno F, Pellerino A, Soffietti R
Curr Oncol Rep 2022 Aug;24(8):985-993. Epub 2022 Apr 6 doi: 10.1007/s11912-022-01260-w. PMID: 35384591Free PMC Article
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Ostrom QT, Adel Fahmideh M, Cote DJ, Muskens IS, Schraw JM, Scheurer ME, Bondy ML
Neuro Oncol 2019 Nov 4;21(11):1357-1375. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noz123. PMID: 31301133Free PMC Article
Lapointe S, Perry A, Butowski NA
Lancet 2018 Aug 4;392(10145):432-446. Epub 2018 Jul 27 doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)30990-5. PMID: 30060998
Davis ME
Clin J Oncol Nurs 2016 Oct 1;20(5 Suppl):S2-8. doi: 10.1188/16.CJON.S1.2-8. PMID: 27668386Free PMC Article
Perkins A, Liu G
Am Fam Physician 2016 Feb 1;93(3):211-7. PMID: 26926614
Ostrom QT, Bauchet L, Davis FG, Deltour I, Fisher JL, Langer CE, Pekmezci M, Schwartzbaum JA, Turner MC, Walsh KM, Wrensch MR, Barnholtz-Sloan JS
Neuro Oncol 2014 Jul;16(7):896-913. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nou087. PMID: 24842956Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Wang LM, Englander ZK, Miller ML, Bruce JN
Adv Exp Med Biol 2023;1405:1-30. doi: 10.1007/978-3-031-23705-8_1. PMID: 37452933
Ostrom QT, Adel Fahmideh M, Cote DJ, Muskens IS, Schraw JM, Scheurer ME, Bondy ML
Neuro Oncol 2019 Nov 4;21(11):1357-1375. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noz123. PMID: 31301133Free PMC Article
Lapointe S, Perry A, Butowski NA
Lancet 2018 Aug 4;392(10145):432-446. Epub 2018 Jul 27 doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)30990-5. PMID: 30060998
Davis ME
Clin J Oncol Nurs 2016 Oct 1;20(5 Suppl):S2-8. doi: 10.1188/16.CJON.S1.2-8. PMID: 27668386Free PMC Article
Perkins A, Liu G
Am Fam Physician 2016 Feb 1;93(3):211-7. PMID: 26926614

Therapy

Bagley SJ, Kothari S, Rahman R, Lee EQ, Dunn GP, Galanis E, Chang SM, Nabors LB, Ahluwalia MS, Stupp R, Mehta MP, Reardon DA, Grossman SA, Sulman EP, Sampson JH, Khagi S, Weller M, Cloughesy TF, Wen PY, Khasraw M
Clin Cancer Res 2022 Feb 15;28(4):594-602. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-21-2750. PMID: 34561269Free PMC Article
Rominiyi O, Vanderlinden A, Clenton SJ, Bridgewater C, Al-Tamimi Y, Collis SJ
Br J Cancer 2021 Feb;124(4):697-709. Epub 2020 Nov 4 doi: 10.1038/s41416-020-01136-5. PMID: 33144698Free PMC Article
Wen PY, Weller M, Lee EQ, Alexander BM, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Barthel FP, Batchelor TT, Bindra RS, Chang SM, Chiocca EA, Cloughesy TF, DeGroot JF, Galanis E, Gilbert MR, Hegi ME, Horbinski C, Huang RY, Lassman AB, Le Rhun E, Lim M, Mehta MP, Mellinghoff IK, Minniti G, Nathanson D, Platten M, Preusser M, Roth P, Sanson M, Schiff D, Short SC, Taphoorn MJB, Tonn JC, Tsang J, Verhaak RGW, von Deimling A, Wick W, Zadeh G, Reardon DA, Aldape KD, van den Bent MJ
Neuro Oncol 2020 Aug 17;22(8):1073-1113. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noaa106. PMID: 32328653Free PMC Article
Brown PD, Ballman KV, Cerhan JH, Anderson SK, Carrero XW, Whitton AC, Greenspoon J, Parney IF, Laack NNI, Ashman JB, Bahary JP, Hadjipanayis CG, Urbanic JJ, Barker FG 2nd, Farace E, Khuntia D, Giannini C, Buckner JC, Galanis E, Roberge D
Lancet Oncol 2017 Aug;18(8):1049-1060. Epub 2017 Jul 4 doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(17)30441-2. PMID: 28687377Free PMC Article
Lin NU, Lee EQ, Aoyama H, Barani IJ, Barboriak DP, Baumert BG, Bendszus M, Brown PD, Camidge DR, Chang SM, Dancey J, de Vries EG, Gaspar LE, Harris GJ, Hodi FS, Kalkanis SN, Linskey ME, Macdonald DR, Margolin K, Mehta MP, Schiff D, Soffietti R, Suh JH, van den Bent MJ, Vogelbaum MA, Wen PY; Response Assessment in Neuro-Oncology (RANO) group
Lancet Oncol 2015 Jun;16(6):e270-8. Epub 2015 May 27 doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(15)70057-4. PMID: 26065612

Prognosis

Yamasaki F
Int J Clin Oncol 2022 Mar;27(3):457-464. Epub 2022 Jan 22 doi: 10.1007/s10147-021-02084-7. PMID: 35064353Free PMC Article
Ostrom QT, Cioffi G, Gittleman H, Patil N, Waite K, Kruchko C, Barnholtz-Sloan JS
Neuro Oncol 2019 Nov 1;21(Suppl 5):v1-v100. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noz150. PMID: 31675094Free PMC Article
Witthayanuwat S, Pesee M, Supaadirek C, Supakalin N, Thamronganantasakul K, Krusun S
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2018 Sep 26;19(9):2613-2617. doi: 10.22034/APJCP.2018.19.9.2613. PMID: 30256068Free PMC Article
Mahajan A, Ahmed S, McAleer MF, Weinberg JS, Li J, Brown P, Settle S, Prabhu SS, Lang FF, Levine N, McGovern S, Sulman E, McCutcheon IE, Azeem S, Cahill D, Tatsui C, Heimberger AB, Ferguson S, Ghia A, Demonte F, Raza S, Guha-Thakurta N, Yang J, Sawaya R, Hess KR, Rao G
Lancet Oncol 2017 Aug;18(8):1040-1048. Epub 2017 Jul 4 doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(17)30414-X. PMID: 28687375Free PMC Article
Pollack IF
Semin Surg Oncol 1999 Mar;16(2):73-90. doi: 10.1002/(sici)1098-2388(199903)16:2<73::aid-ssu2>3.0.co;2-0. PMID: 9988865

Clinical prediction guides

Eseonu C, Vivas-Buitrago T, Quiñones-Hinojosa A
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Lipp ES, McLendon RE
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Davis ME
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Recent systematic reviews

Nijsten K, Jansen LAW, Limpens J, Finken MJJ, Koot MH, Grooten IJ, Roseboom TJ, Painter RC
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2022 Sep;227(3):414-429.e17. Epub 2022 Mar 30 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2022.03.052. PMID: 35367190
Mohile NA, Messersmith H, Gatson NT, Hottinger AF, Lassman A, Morton J, Ney D, Nghiemphu PL, Olar A, Olson J, Perry J, Portnow J, Schiff D, Shannon A, Shih HA, Strowd R, van den Bent M, Ziu M, Blakeley J
J Clin Oncol 2022 Feb 1;40(4):403-426. Epub 2021 Dec 13 doi: 10.1200/JCO.21.02036. PMID: 34898238
Brown TJ, Brennan MC, Li M, Church EW, Brandmeir NJ, Rakszawski KL, Patel AS, Rizk EB, Suki D, Sawaya R, Glantz M
JAMA Oncol 2016 Nov 1;2(11):1460-1469. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.1373. PMID: 27310651Free PMC Article
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