Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 23 Number 17
15 September 2021

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Ahmeti H, Borzikowsky C, Hollander D, Röcken C, Jansen O, Synowitz M, Mehdorn MH.
Risks and neurological benefits of meningioma surgery in elderly patients compared to young patients.
J Neurooncol. 2021 Sep 1
. doi: 10.1007/s11060-021-03832-5. PMID: 34472015. Observational study. ˍ

Chiba K, Sugawara T, Kobayashi D, Sato A, Murota Y, Maehara T.
Atypical Histological Features as Risk Factors for Recurrence in Newly Diagnosed WHO Grade I Meningioma.
Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2021 Sep 1
. doi: 10.2176/nmc.oa.2021-0153. PMID: 34470989. Observational study. ˍ

Fleming JL, Pugh SL, Fisher BJ, Lesser GJ, Macdonald DR, Bell EH, McElroy JP, Becker AP, Timmers CD, Aldape KD, Rogers CL, Doyle TJ, Werner-Wasik M, Bahary JP, Yu HM, D'Souza DP, Laack NN, Sneed PK, Kwok Y, Won M, Mehta MP, Chakravarti A.
Long-Term Report of a Comprehensive Molecular and Genomic Analysis in NRG Oncology/RTOG 0424: A Phase II Study of Radiation and Temozolomide in High-Risk Grade II Glioma.
JCO Precis Oncol. 2021 Sep 1, 2021;5:PO.21.00112
. doi: 10.1200/PO.21.00112. PMID: 34589661. Interventional study. ˍ

José P, Couceiro R, Passos J, Jorge Teixeira F.
Visual Outcomes of Optic Pathway Glioma Treated With Chemotherapy in Neurofibromatosis Type 1.
J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2021 Sep 1,
2022;59(2):128-135. doi: 10.3928/01913913-20210720-02. PMID: 34592874. Observational study˰ ˍ

Strand PS, Berntsen EM, Fyllingen EH, Sagberg LM, Reinertsen I, Gulati S, Bouget D, Solheim O.
Brain infarctions after glioma surgery: prevalence, radiological characteristics and risk factors.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2021 Sep 1
. doi: 10.1007/s00701-021-04914-z. PMID: 34468884. Observational study. ˍ

Minturn JE, Mochizuki AY, Partap S, Belasco JB, Lange BJ, Li Y, Phillips PC, Gibbs IC, Fisher PG, Fisher MJ, Janss AJ.
A Pilot Study of Low-Dose Craniospinal Irradiation in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Average-Risk Medulloblastoma.
Front Oncol. 2021 Sep 2, 2021;11:744739
. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.744739. PMID: 34540703. Interventional study. ˍ

Wang ZH, Xiao XL, Zhang ZT, He K, Hu F.
A Radiomics Model for Predicting Early Recurrence in Grade II Gliomas Based on Preoperative Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
Front Oncol. 2021 Sep 2, 2021;11:684996
. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.684996. PMID: 34540662. Observational study. ˍ

Zawadzki M, Walecki J, Kostkiewicz B, Kostyra K, Walczak P, Janowski M.
Follow-up of intra-arterial delivery of bevacizumab for treatment of butterfly glioblastoma in patient with first-in-human, real-time MRI-guided intra-arterial neurointervention.
J Neurointerv Surg. 2021 Sep 2, 2021:neurintsurg-2021-017900
. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2021-017900. PMID: 34475254. Case report˰ ˍ

Schneider M, Schäfer N, Potthoff AL, Weinhold L, Eichhorn L, Weller J, Scharnböck E, Schaub C, Heimann M, Güresir E, Lehmann F, Vatter H, Herrlinger U, Schuss P.
Perioperative red blood cell transfusion is associated with poor functional outcome and overall survival in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma.
Neurosurg Rev. 2021 Sep 4
. doi: 10.1007/s10143-021-01633-y. PMID: 34480318. Observational study. ˍ

Chiasakul T, Redd R, Patell R, Khan AM, McCarthy EP, Neuberg D, Zwicker JI.
Overall survival with warfarin versus low-molecular-weight heparin in cancer-associated thrombosis.
J Thromb Haemost. 2021 Sep 7
. doi: 10.1111/jth.15519. PMID: 34490999. Observational study. ˍ

Hachicha A, Belhaj A, Karmeni N, Slimane A, Bouali S, Kallel J.
Intramedullary spinal cord tumors: A retrospective multicentric study.
J Craniovertebr Junction Spine. 2021 Sep 8, 2021;12(3):269-278
. doi: 10.4103/jcvjs.jcvjs_64_21. PMID: 34728994. Observational study. ˍ

Ius T, Ng S, Young JS, Tomasino B, Polano M, Ben-Israel D, Kelly JJP, Skrap M, Duffau H, Berger MS.
The benefit of early surgery on overall survival in incidental low grade glioma patients: a multicenter study.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Sep 8, 2021:noab210
. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab210. PMID: 34498069. Observational study. ˍ

Kasper J, Frydrychowicz C, Jähne K, Wende T, Wilhelmy F, Arlt F, Seidel C, Hoffmann KT, Meixensberger J.
The Role of Delayed Radiotherapy Initiation in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma with Residual Tumor Mass.
J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2021 Sep 8
. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1730965. PMID: 34496417. Observational study˰ ˍ

Kirches E, Sahm F, Korshunov A, Bluecher C, Waldt N, Kropf S, Schrimpf D, Sievers P, Stichel D, Schüller U, Schittenhelm J, Riemenschneider MJ, Karajannis MA, Perry A, Pietsch T, Boekhoff S, Capper D, Beck K, Paramasivam N, Schlesner M, Brastianos PK, Müller HL, Pfister SM, Mawrin C.
Molecular profiling of pediatric meningiomas shows tumor characteristics distinct from adult meningiomas.
Acta Neuropathol. 2021 Sep 8
. doi: 10.1007/s00401-021-02351-x. PMID: 34495383. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Aftahy AK, Krauss P, Barz M, Wagner A, Meyer B, Negwer C, Gempt J.
Surgical treatment of intraorbital lesions.
World Neurosurg. 2021 Sep 9, 2021:S1878-8750(21)01349-8
. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2021.09.011. PMID: 34509678. Observational study. ˍ

Baroni LV, Freytes C, Fernández Ponce N, Oller A, Pinto N, Gonzalez A, Maldonado FR, Sampor C, Rugilo C, Lubieniecki F, Alderete D.
Craniospinal irradiation as part of re-irradiation for children with recurrent medulloblastoma.
J Neurooncol. 2021 Sep 9
. doi: 10.1007/s11060-021-03842-3. PMID: 34505229. Observational study˰ ˍ

Cardona AF, Jaramillo-Velásquez D, Ruiz-Patiño A, Polo C, Jiménez E, Hakim F, Gómez D, Ramón JF, Cifuentes H, Mejía JA, Salguero F, Ordoñez C, Muñoz Á, Bermúdez S, Useche N, Pineda D, Ricaurte L, Zatarain-Barrón ZL, Rodríguez J, Avila J, Rojas L, Jaller E, Sotelo C, Garcia-Robledo JE, Santoyo N, Rolfo C, Rosell R, Arrieta O.
Efficacy of osimertinib plus bevacizumab in glioblastoma patients with simultaneous EGFR amplification and EGFRvIII mutation.
J Neurooncol. 2021 Sep 9
. doi: 10.1007/s11060-021-03834-3. PMID: 34498213. Observational study˰ ˍ

Dahlrot RH, Bangsø JA, Petersen JK, Rosager AM, Sørensen MD, Reifenberger G, Hansen S, Kristensen BW.
Prognostic role of Ki-67 in glioblastomas excluding contribution from non-neoplastic cells.
Sci Rep. 2021 Sep 9, 2021;11(1):17918
. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-95958-9. PMID: 34504133. Observational study. ˍ

Oza AM, Dubois F, Hegg R, Hernández CA, Finocchiaro G, Ghiringhelli F, Zamagni C, Nick S, Irahara N, Perretti T, Colombo N.
A Long-Term Extension Study of Bevacizumab in Patients With Solid Tumors.
Oncologist. 2021 Sep 9
. doi: 10.1002/onco.13971. PMID: 34498344. Interventional study. ˍ

Flores-Bustamante A, Hernández-Regino L, Castillejos-López MD, Martínez-Rodríguez D, Aquino-Gálvez A, Zapata-Tarrés M, de Uña-Flores A, Salinas-Lara C, Sierra-Vargas P, Torres-Espíndola LM.
Changes in the neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio as predictors of outcome in pediatric patients with central nervous system tumors undergoing surgical resection.
Cancer Biomark. 2021 Sep 10
. doi: 10.3233/CBM-200857. PMID: 34511483. Observational study˰ ˍ

Xu G, Li C, Wang Y, Ma J, Zhang J.
Correlation between preoperative inflammatory markers, Ki-67 and the pathological grade of glioma.
Medicine (Baltimore). 2021 Sep 10, 2021;100(36):e26750
. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000026750. PMID: 34516487. Observational study. ˍ

Driver J, Hoffman SE, Tavakol S, Woodward E, Maury EA, Bhave V, Greenwald NF, Nassiri F, Aldape K, Zadeh G, Choudhury A, Vasudevan HN, Magill ST, Raleigh DR, Abedalthagafi M, Aizer AA, Alexander BM, Ligon KL, Reardon DA, Wen PY, Al-Mefty O, Ligon AH, Dubuc AM, Beroukhim R, Claus EB, Dunn IF, Santagata S, Bi WL.
A Molecularly Integrated Grade for Meningioma.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Sep 11, 2021:noab213
. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab213. PMID: 34508644. Observational study. ˍ

Di Bonaventura R, Montano N, Giordano M, Gessi M, Gaudino S, Izzo A, Mattogno PP, Stumpo V, Caccavella VM, Giordano C, Lauretti L, Colosimo C, D'Alessandris QG, Pallini R, Olivi A.
Reassessing the Role of Brain Tumor Biopsy in the Era of Advanced Surgical, Molecular, and Imaging Techniques-A Single-Center Experience with Long-Term Follow-Up.
J Pers Med. 2021 Sep 12, 2021;11(9):909
. doi: 10.3390/jpm11090909. PMID: 34575685. Observational study. ˍ

Jung IH, Chang KW, Park SH, Moon JH, Kim EH, Jung HH, Kang SG, Chang JH, Chang JW, Chang WS.
Stereotactic biopsy for adult brainstem lesions: A surgical approach and its diagnostic value according to the 2016 World Health Organization Classification.
Cancer Med. 2021 Sep 12
. doi: 10.1002/cam4.4272. PMID: 34510820. Observational study. ˍ


Bruhn H, Blystad I, Milos P, Malmström A, Dahle C, Vrethem M, Henriksson R, Lind J.
Initial cognitive impairment predicts shorter survival of patients with glioblastoma.
Acta Neurol Scand. 2021 Sep 13
. doi: 10.1111/ane.13529. PMID: 34514585. Observational study. ˍ

Saleh C, Akhalbedashvili N, Hund-Georgiadis M.
Brain Tumor Presenting with Parkinsonism.
Case Rep Neurol. 2021 Sep 13, 2021;13(3):595-597
. doi: 10.1159/000518198. PMID: 34703448. Case report. ˍ

Sharieff JA, Melson A, Algan O.
Treatment of Recurrent Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma With a Secondary Course of Radiotherapy.
Cureus. 2021 Sep 13, 2021;13(9):e17935
. doi: 10.7759/cureus.17935. PMID: 34660125. Case report. ˍ

Ali S, Qasim A, Tasdique S, Sarwar MR, Shams S.
Extra-axial Desmoplastic Medulloblastoma in Adult Cerebellopontine Angle: Case Report and Noninvasive Molecular Subgrouping Utilizing Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Based Radiomics Nomogram.
Asian J Neurosurg. 2021 Sep 14, 2021;16(3):618-622
. doi: 10.4103/ajns.AJNS_525_20. PMID: 34660382. Case report. ˍ

Fujii Y, Ogiwara T, Watanabe G, Hanaoka Y, Goto T, Hongo K, Horiuchi T.
Intraoperative low-field magnetic resonance imaging-guided tumor resection in glioma surgery: Pros and cons.
J Nippon Med Sch. 2021 Sep 14
, 2022 28;89(3):269-276. doi: 10.1272/jnms.JNMS.2022_89-301. PMID: 34526467. Observational study. ˍ

Hamed M, Schäfer N, Bode C, Borger V, Potthoff AL, Eichhorn L, Giordano FA, Güresir E, Heimann M, Ko YD, Landsberg J, Lehmann F, Radbruch A, Scharnböck E, Schaub C, Schwab KS, Weller J, Herrlinger U, Vatter H, Schuss P, Schneider M.
Preoperative Metastatic Brain Tumor-Associated Intracerebral Hemorrhage Is Associated With Dismal Prognosis.
Front Oncol. 2021 Sep 14, 2021;11:699860
. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.699860. PMID: 34595109. Observational study. ˍ

Lautenschlaeger FS, Dumke R, Schymalla M, Hauswald H, Carl B, Stein M, Keber U, Jensen A, Engenhart-Cabillic R, Eberle F.
Comparison of carbon ion and photon reirradiation for recurrent glioblastoma.
Strahlenther Onkol. 2021 Sep 14
. doi: 10.1007/s00066-021-01844-8. PMID: 34523017. Observational study. ˍ


Lucas CG, Mueller S, Reddy A, Taylor JW, Oberheim Bush NA, Clarke JL, Chang SM, Gupta N, Berger MS, Perry A, Phillips JJ, Solomon DA.
Diffuse hemispheric glioma, H3 G34-mutant: Genomic landscape of a new tumor entity and prospects for targeted therapy.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Sep 14, 2021:noab184
. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab184. PMID: 34519829. Letter to the editor. ˍ

Singh K, Garg S, Rani S, Sandhu P.
High-Grade Intraventricular Astroblastoma in a Young Adult: A Rare and Controversial Tumor to Manage.
Asian J Neurosurg. 2021 Sep 14, 2021;16(3):567-574
. doi: 10.4103/ajns.AJNS_430_20. PMID: 34660370. Case report. ˍ

Barsouk A, Baldassari MP, Khanna O, Andrews CE, Ye DY, Velagapudi L, Al Saiegh F, Hafazalla K, Cunningham E, Patel H, Malkani K, Fitchett EM, Farrell CJ, Judy KD.
Glioblastoma with deep supratentorial extension is associated with a worse overall survival.
J Clin Neurosci. 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Nov;93:82-87
. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2021.08.025. PMID: 34656266. Observational study˰ ˍ

Lee WS, Seo SJ, Chung HK, Park JW, Kim JK, Kim EH.
Tumor-treating fields as a proton beam-sensitizer for glioblastoma therapy.
Am J Cancer Res. 2021 Sep 15, 2021;11(9):4582-4594
. PMCID: PMC8493382. PMID: 34659907. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Smith HL, Collins J, Park D, Darlington W, Quezado M, Aldape K, Warnke P, Pytel P.
Pediatric Gliomas Presenting with Gliomatosis-Like Spread, Lack of Contrast Enhancement, EGFR Mutation, and TERT Promoter Variants.
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2021 Sep 15, 2021:nlab093
. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nlab093. PMID: 34524458. Case report. ˍ