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Neoplastic meningitis

MedGen UID:
352817
Concept ID:
C1704231
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: carcinomatous meningitis; leptomeningeal carcinoma; leptomeningeal carcinomatosis; Leptomeningeal Metastases; Leptomeningeal Metastasis; leptomeningeal metastasis; Lymphomatous meningitis; meningeal carcinomatosis; Meningeal Metastasis; meningeal metastasis; Metastasis to the Leptomeninges; Metastatic cancer to leptomeninges; Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm in the Leptomeninges; metastatic malignant neoplasm in the leptomeninges; Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm in the Meninges; Metastatic malignant neoplasm of leptomeninges; Metastatic malignant neoplasm to leptomeninges; Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm to the Leptomeninges; Metastatic Neoplasm to the Leptomeninges; Metastatic Neoplasm to the Meninges; Metastatic Tumor to the Leptomeninges; neoplastic meningitis; Secondary malignant neoplasm of leptomeninges
SNOMED CT: Lymphomatous meningitis (426128009); Neoplastic meningitis (230156002); Secondary malignant neoplasm of leptomeninges (1155991005); Metastatic malignant neoplasm of leptomeninges (1155991005); Metastatic cancer to leptomeninges (1155991005); Metastatic malignant neoplasm to leptomeninges (1155991005)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0700219

Definition

A malignant neoplasm that has spread from its original site of growth to the leptomeninges. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

García Molina E, Penas-Prado M
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Kanekar S, Zacharia T, Agarwal A
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Roth P, Weller M
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Van Horn A, Chamberlain MC
J Support Oncol 2012 Mar-Apr;10(2):45-53. Epub 2011 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.suponc.2011.06.002. PMID: 22005214
Kim L, Glantz MJ
Curr Treat Options Oncol 2001 Dec;2(6):517-27. doi: 10.1007/s11864-001-0073-x. PMID: 12057097

Diagnosis

Kanekar S, Zacharia T, Agarwal A
Radiol Clin North Am 2021 May;59(3):409-423. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2021.01.007. PMID: 33926686
Tattevin P, Tchamgoué S, Belem A, Bénézit F, Pronier C, Revest M
Rev Neurol (Paris) 2019 Sep-Oct;175(7-8):475-480. Epub 2019 Jul 30 doi: 10.1016/j.neurol.2019.07.005. PMID: 31375286
Franzoi MA, Hortobagyi GN
Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2019 Mar;135:85-94. Epub 2019 Feb 1 doi: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2019.01.020. PMID: 30819451
Rahimi J, Woehrer A
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Van Horn A, Chamberlain MC
J Support Oncol 2012 Mar-Apr;10(2):45-53. Epub 2011 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.suponc.2011.06.002. PMID: 22005214

Therapy

Taillibert S, Chamberlain MC
Handb Clin Neurol 2018;149:169-204. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-811161-1.00013-X. PMID: 29307353
Van Horn A, Chamberlain MC
J Support Oncol 2012 Mar-Apr;10(2):45-53. Epub 2011 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.suponc.2011.06.002. PMID: 22005214
Strik H, Prömmel P
Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 2010 Jul;10(7):1137-48. doi: 10.1586/era.10.86. PMID: 20645702
Kim L, Glantz MJ
Curr Treat Options Oncol 2001 Dec;2(6):517-27. doi: 10.1007/s11864-001-0073-x. PMID: 12057097
Kerr JZ, Berg S, Blaney SM
Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2001 Mar;37(3):227-36. doi: 10.1016/s1040-8428(00)00115-3. PMID: 11248578

Prognosis

Thakkar JP, Kumthekar P, Dixit KS, Stupp R, Lukas RV
J Neurol Sci 2020 Apr 15;411:116706. Epub 2020 Jan 23 doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2020.116706. PMID: 32007755
Franzoi MA, Hortobagyi GN
Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2019 Mar;135:85-94. Epub 2019 Feb 1 doi: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2019.01.020. PMID: 30819451
Roth P, Weller M
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J Support Oncol 2012 Mar-Apr;10(2):45-53. Epub 2011 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.suponc.2011.06.002. PMID: 22005214
Gleissner B, Chamberlain MC
Lancet Neurol 2006 May;5(5):443-52. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(06)70443-4. PMID: 16632315

Clinical prediction guides

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J Neurooncol 2005 Apr;72(2):185-9. doi: 10.1007/s11060-004-2062-y. PMID: 15926000

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