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2016 WHO CLASSIFICATION (4TH REVISED EDITION)



Banan R, Hartmann C.
The new WHO 2016 classification of brain tumors-what neurosurgeons need to know.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2017 Mar;159(3):403-418. doi: 10.1007/s00701-016-3062-3. Epub 2017 Jan 17.
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DeWitt JC, Mock A, Louis DN.
The 2016 WHO classification of central nervous system tumors: what neurologists need to know.
Curr Opin Neurol. 2017 Sep 9. doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000490. [Epub ahead of print]
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Fuller CE, Jones DTW, Kieran MW.
New Classification for Central Nervous System Tumors: Implications for Diagnosis and Therapy.
Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2017;37:753-763. doi: 10.14694/EDBK_175088. 2017 Jun 3.
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Komori T.
The 2016 WHO Classification of Tumours of the Central Nervous System: The Major Points of Revision.
Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2017 Jun 8. doi: 10.2176/nmc.ra.2017-0010. [Epub ahead of print]
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Louis DN, Perry A, Reifenberger G, von Deimling A, Figarella-Branger D, Cavenee WK, Ohgaki H, Wiestler OD, Kleihues P, Ellison DW.
The 2016 World Health Organization Classification of Tumors of the Central Nervous System: a summary.
Acta Neuropathol. 2016 Jun;131(6):803-20. doi: 10.1007/s00401-016-1545-1. Epub 2016 May 9.
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Louis DN, Perry A, Burger P, Ellison DW, Reifenberger G, von Deimling A, Aldape K, Brat D, Collins VP, Eberhart C, Figarella-Branger D, Fuller GN, Giangaspero F, Giannini C, Hawkins C, Kleihues P, Korshunov A, Kros JM, Beatriz Lopes M, Ng HK, Ohgaki H, Paulus W, Pietsch T, Rosenblum M, Rushing E, Soylemezoglu F, Wiestler O, Wesseling P; International Society Of Neuropathology--Haarlem.
International Society Of Neuropathology--Haarlem consensus guidelines for nervous system tumor classification and grading.
Brain Pathol. 2014 Sep;24(5):429-35. doi: 10.1111/bpa.12171. Epub 2014 Sep 10.
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Penas-Prado M.
Practice-Changing Abstracts From the 2016 Society for Neuro-Oncology Annual Scientific Meeting.
Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2017;37:187-191. doi: 10.14694/EDBK_175563.
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2007 WHO CLASSIFICATION (4TH EDITION)



Louis DN, Ohgaki H, Wiestler OD, Cavenee WK, Burger PC, Jouvet A, Scheithauer BW, Kleihues P.
The 2007 WHO classification of tumours of the central nervous system.
Acta Neuropathol. 2007 Aug;114(2):97-109. Epub 2007 Jul 6. - Erratum in:
Acta Neuropathol. 2007 Nov;114(5):547.
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Louis DN, Ohgaki H, Wiestler OD, Cavenee WK.
WHO Classification of Tumours of the Central Nervous System (4th Edition)
International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2007
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2000 WHO CLASSIFICATION (3RD EDITION)



Kleihues P, Louis DN, Scheithauer BW, Rorke LB, Reifenberger G, Burger PC, Cavenee WK.
The WHO classification of tumors of the nervous system.
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2002 Mar;61(3):215-25; discussion 226-9.
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1993 WHO CLASSIFICATION (2ND EDITION)



Kleihues P, Burger PC, Scheithauer BW.
The new WHO classification of brain tumours.
Brain Pathol. 1993 Jul;3(3):255-68.
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Kleihues P, Burger PC, Scheithauer BW. In Collaboration with Sobin LH and Pathologists in 14 Countries
Histological Typing of Tumours of the Central Nervous System (Second Edition)
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993
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1979 WHO CLASSIFICATION (1ST EDITION)



Zülch KJ.
Principles of the new World Health Organization (WHO) classification of brain tumors.
Neuroradiology. 1980;19(2):59-66.
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Zülch KJ.
Histological Typing of tumours of the Central Nervous System.
W.H.O. (1979). Geneva. 66 pp.
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Classification updates



OLIGOASTROCYTOMA



Barresi V, Lionti S, Valori L, Gallina G, Caffo M, Rossi S.
Dual-Genotype Diffuse Low-Grade Glioma: Is It Really Time to Abandon Oligoastrocytoma As a Distinct Entity?
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2017 Apr 17. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nlx024. [Epub ahead of print]
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Classification remarks



CLINICAL PERSPECTIVE



van den Bent MJ, Weller M, Wen PY, Kros JM, Aldape K, Chang S.
A clinical perspective on the 2016 WHO brain tumor classification and routine molecular diagnostics.
Neuro Oncol. 2017 Feb 21. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/now277. [Epub ahead of print]
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DIFFUSE GLIOMAS



Lin AL, DeAngelis LM.
Reappraising the 2016 WHO classification for diffuse glioma.
Neuro Oncol. 2017 Apr 3. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nox003. [Epub ahead of print]
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