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Choroid plexus neoplasm

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Choroid Plexus Neoplasm; Choroid Plexus Neoplasms; Choroid Plexus Tumor; Choroid Plexus Tumors; Neoplasm, Choroid Plexus; Neoplasms, Choroid Plexus
SNOMED CT: Tumor of choroid plexus (254942002)
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0016717
Orphanet: ORPHA251896


An intraventricular neoplasm that originates from the choroid plexus. The vast majority of choroid plexus neoplasms originate from the epithelial layer and include the choroid plexus papilloma, atypical choroid plexus papilloma, and choroid plexus carcinoma. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVChoroid plexus neoplasm
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Clin Imaging 2022 Feb;82:38-52. Epub 2021 Oct 29 doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2021.10.008. PMID: 34773811
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J Neurooncol 2020 May;148(1):39-45. Epub 2020 Apr 28 doi: 10.1007/s11060-020-03509-5. PMID: 32342334Free PMC Article
Sun MZ, Oh MC, Ivan ME, Kaur G, Safaee M, Kim JM, Phillips JJ, Auguste KI, Parsa AT
Neurosurg Rev 2014 Apr;37(2):179-92; discussion 192. Epub 2013 Sep 26 doi: 10.1007/s10143-013-0499-1. PMID: 24068529

Recent clinical studies


Dhamecha M, Sharma A, Kamboj M, Pahwa S, Pasricha S
Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2022 Jul-Sep;65(3):719-721. doi: 10.4103/ijpm.ijpm_92_21. PMID: 35900513
Shintaku M
Brain Tumor Pathol 2002;19(1):31-4. doi: 10.1007/BF02482453. PMID: 12455886
Reddy PS, Wild SR, Hendry GM
Br J Radiol 1984 Apr;57(676):342-4. doi: 10.1259/0007-1285-57-676-342. PMID: 6704671

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