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Infratentorial neoplasm

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Infratentorial Neoplasm; Infratentorial Neoplasms; Infratentorial Tumor; Infratentorial Tumors; Neoplasm, Infratentorial; Neoplasm, Posterior Fossa; Neoplasms, Infratentorial; Neoplasms, Posterior Fossa; Posterior Fossa Neoplasm; Posterior Fossa Neoplasms; Posterior Fossa Tumor; Posterior Fossa Tumors; Tumor, Infratentorial; Tumor, Posterior Fossa
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0037736


A benign or malignant neoplasm that occurs in brain parenchymal tissue below the tentorium cerebelli. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVInfratentorial neoplasm

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Bernstock JD, Hoffman SE, Kappel AD, Valdes PA, Essayed W, Klinger NV, Kang KD, Totsch SK, Olsen HE, Schlappi CW, Filipski K, Gessler FA, Baird L, Filbin MG, Hashizume R, Becher OJ, Friedman GK
Oncoimmunology 2022;11(1):2124058. Epub 2022 Sep 26 doi: 10.1080/2162402X.2022.2124058. PMID: 36185807Free PMC Article
Menyhárt O, Győrffy B
Cancer Metastasis Rev 2020 Mar;39(1):211-233. doi: 10.1007/s10555-020-09854-1. PMID: 31970590Free PMC Article
Franceschi E, Hofer S, Brandes AA, Frappaz D, Kortmann RD, Bromberg J, Dangouloff-Ros V, Boddaert N, Hattingen E, Wiestler B, Clifford SC, Figarella-Branger D, Giangaspero F, Haberler C, Pietsch T, Pajtler KW, Pfister SM, Guzman R, Stummer W, Combs SE, Seidel C, Beier D, McCabe MG, Grotzer M, Laigle-Donadey F, Stücklin ASG, Idbaih A, Preusser M, van den Bent M, Weller M, Hau P
Lancet Oncol 2019 Dec;20(12):e715-e728. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(19)30669-2. PMID: 31797797

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Stockard JJ, Stockard JE, Sharbrough FW
Mayo Clin Proc 1977 Dec;52(12):761-9. PMID: 592890

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