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Volume 23 Number 3
February 2021


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Contents


Central nervous system tumors


Gliomas


High-grade gliomas


Low-grade gliomas


Diffuse astrocytic and oligodendroglial tumors


Glioblastoma


Diffuse Midline Glioma


Other gliomas


Chordoid glioma of the third ventricle


Neuronal and mixed neuronal-glial tumors


Ganglioglioma


Embryonal tumors


Medulloblastoma


Atypical theratoid/rhabdoid tumor


Meningiomas


Tumors of the sellar region


Craniopharingioma


Familial tumor syndromes


Metastatic tumors



Central nervous system tumors


Angulakshmi M, Deepa M.
A Review on Deep Learning Architecture and Methods for MRI Brain Tumour Segmentation.
Curr Med Imaging. 2021 Jan 8. doi: 10.2174/1573405616666210108122048. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33423651. Review;




Bennett J, Erker C, Lafay-Cousin L, Ramaswamy V, Hukin J, Vanan MI, Cheng S, Coltin H, Fonseca A, Johnston D, Lo A, Zelcer S, Alvi S, Bowes L, Brossard J, Charlebois J, Eisenstat D, Felton K, Fleming A, Jabado N, Larouche V, Legault G, Mpofu C, Perreault S, Silva M, Sinha R, Strother D, Tsang DS, Wilson B, Crooks B, Bartels U.
Canadian Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Standards of Practice.
Front Oncol. 2020 Dec 22;10:593192. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2020.593192. PMID: 33415075. Guidelines.




Carr CM, Benson JC, DeLone DR, Diehn FE, Kim DK, Merrell KW, Nagelschneider AA, Madhavan AA, Johnson DR.
Intracranial long-term complications of radiation therapy: an image-based review.
Neuroradiology. 2021 Apr;63(4):471-482. doi: 10.1007/s00234-020-02621-7. Epub 2021 Jan 4. PMID: 33392738. Review;




Chi AS, Truong MT, PDQ Adult Treatment Editorial Board.
Adult Central Nervous System Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Health Professional Version.
PDQ Cancer Inf Summ. 2021 Jan 13. NCBI Bookshelf ID: NBK65982. PMID: 26389419. Review.




Ritchey AK et al., PDQ Pediatric Treatment Editorial Board.
Childhood Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors Treatment Overview (PDQ®): Patient Version.
PDQ Cancer Inf Summ. 2021 Jan 12. NCBI Bookshelf ID: NBK65913. PMID: 26389351. Review.




Schupper AJ, Yong RL, Hadjipanayis CG.
The Neurosurgeon's Armamentarium for Gliomas: An Update on Intraoperative Technologies to Improve Extent of Resection.
J Clin Med. 2021 Jan 11;10(2):236. doi: 10.3390/jcm10020236. PMID: 33440712. Review.




Thangudu S, Cheng FY, Su CH.
Advancements in the Blood-Brain Barrier Penetrating Nanoplatforms for Brain Related Disease Diagnostics and Therapeutic Applications.
Polymers (Basel). 2020 Dec 20;12(12):3055. doi: 10.3390/polym12123055. PMID: 33419339. Review.



Gliomas


Díaz Méndez AB, Tremante E, Regazzo G, Brandner S, Rizzo MG.
Time to focus on circulating nucleic acids for diagnosis and monitoring of gliomas: a systematic review of their role as biomarkers.
Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol. 2021 Jan 5. doi: 10.1111/nan.12691. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33403678. Review;




Dominguez JF, Shah S, Li B, Feldstein E, Kim MG, Tobias ME.
Porencephalic cyst after endoscopic third ventriculostomy and Ommaya reservoir placement: case report and review of the literature.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2021 Jan 13. doi: 10.1007/s00381-021-05042-w. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33442758. Case report & Review;




Fountain DM, Bryant A, Barone DG, Waqar M, Hart MG, Bulbeck H, Kernohan A, Watts C, Jenkinson MD.
Intraoperative imaging technology to maximise extent of resection for glioma: a network meta-analysis.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2021 Jan 4;1:CD013630. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD013630.pub2. PMID: 33428222. Review;




Khan AM, Dawe M, Shahnawaz W, Saleem MW, Ahmed Z.
A High-Grade Glioma of Temporal Lobe in a Child: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Cureus. 2020 Nov 30;12(11):e11802. doi: 10.7759/cureus.11802. PMID: 33409047. Case report & Review.




Gutman DC, Young RJ.
IDH glioma radiogenomics in the era of deep learning.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Feb 25;23(2):182-183. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noaa294. Epub 2021 Jan 8. PMID: 33416080. Editorial;




Jones J, Nguyen H, Drummond K, Morokoff A.
Circulating Biomarkers for Glioma: A Review.
Neurosurgery. 2021 March;88(3):E221-E230. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa540. Epub 2021 Jan 13. PMID: 33442748. Review;




Reuter G, Moïse M, Roll W, Martin D, Lombard A, Scholtes F, Stummer W, Molina ES.
Conventional and advanced imaging throughout the cycle of care of gliomas.
Neurosurg Rev. 2021 Jan 7. doi: 10.1007/s10143-020-01448-3. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33411093. Review;



High-grade gliomas



Liu S, Zhao Q, Shi W, Zheng Z, Liu Z, Meng L, Dong L, Jiang X.
Advances in radiotherapy and comprehensive treatment of high-grade glioma: immunotherapy and tumor-treating fields.
J Cancer. 2021 Jan 1;12(4):1094-1104. doi: 10.7150/jca.51107. PMID: 33442407. Review.



Low-grade gliomas



Park SI, Suh CH, Guenette JP, Huang RY, Kim HS.
The T2-FLAIR mismatch sign as a predictor of IDH-mutant, 1p/19q-noncodeleted lower-grade gliomas: a systematic review and diagnostic meta-analysis.
Eur Radiol. 2021 Jan 6. doi: 10.1007/s00330-020-07467-4. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33409784. Review & Meta analysis;



Diffuse astrocytic and oligodendroglial tumors

Elarjani T, Almutairi OT, Alhussinan M, Alzhrani G, Alotaibi FE, Bafaquh M.
Bibliometric analysis of the top 100 most-cited articles on astrocytoma.
Surg Neurol Int. 2021 Feb 17;12:62
. doi: 10.25259/SNI_521_2020. PMID: 33654565. Bibliometric analysis.




Lee D, Riestenberg RA, Haskell-Mendoza A, Bloch O.
Diffuse astrocytic glioma, IDH-Wildtype, with molecular features of glioblastoma, WHO grade IV: A single-institution case series and review.
J Neurooncol. 2021 Mar;152(1):89-98. doi: 10.1007/s11060-020-03677-4. Epub 2021 Jan 3. PMID: 33389563. Case series & Review;



Glioblastoma



Birzu C, Tran S, Bielle F, Touat M, Mokhtari K, Younan N, Psimaras D, Hoang-Xuan K, Sanson M, Delattre JY, Idbaih A.
Leptomeningeal Spread in Glioblastoma: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges.
Oncologist. 2020 Nov;25(11):e1763-e1776. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2020-0258. Epub 2020 Aug 31. PMID: 33394574. Review.




Donabedian P, Tuna I, Rahman M, Gregory J, Kresak J, Rees JH.
Glioblastoma with a primitive neuroectodermal component: two cases with implications for glioblastoma cell-of-origin.
Clin Imaging. 2020 Dec 4;73:139-145. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2020.10.041. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33406475. Case series & Review;




Feldman L, Brown C, Badie B.
Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-Cell Therapy: Updates in Glioblastoma Treatment.
Neurosurgery. 2021 Feb 11:nyaa584. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa584. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33575786. Review.




Guo L, Li X, Chen Y, Liu R, Ren C, Du S.
The efficacy of hypofractionated radiotherapy (HFRT) with concurrent and adjuvant temozolomide in newly diagnosed glioblastoma: A meta-analysis.
Cancer Radiother. 2021 Apr;25(2):182-190. doi: 10.1016/j.canrad.2020.08.049. Epub 2021 Jan 9. PMID: 33436285. Meta-analysis;




Habib A, Pease M, Kodavali CV, Amankulor N, Zinn PO.
A contemporary update on glioblastoma: molecular biology, current management, and a vision towards bio-adaptable personalized care.
J Neurooncol. 2021 Jan;151(2):103-112. doi: 10.1007/s11060-020-03671-w. Epub 2021 Jan 4. PMID: 33394264. Review;




Hasbum A, Quintanilla J, Amieva JAJr, Ding MH, Levy A, Chew SA.
Strategies to better treat glioblastoma: antiangiogenic agents and endothelial cell targeting agents.
Future Med Chem. 2021 Feb;13(4):393-418. doi: 10.4155/fmc-2020-0289. Epub 2021 Jan 5. PMID: 33399488. Review;




Khan I, Mahfooz S, Elbasan EB, Karacam B, Oztanir MN, Hatiboglu MA.
Targeting Glioblastoma: The Current State of Different Therapeutic Approaches.
Curr Neuropharmacol. 2021 Jan 13. doi: 10.2174/1570159X19666210113152108. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33441071. Review;




Krishnamoorthy M, Lenehan JG, Vareki SM.
Neoadjuvant Immunotherapy for High-Risk, Resectable Malignancies: Scientific Rationale and Clinical Challenges.
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2021 Jan 11:djaa216. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djaa216. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33432320. Review.




Shah FH, Salman S, Idrees J, Idrees F, Shah STA, Khan AA, Ahmad B.
Current Progress of Phytomedicine in Glioblastoma Therapy.
Curr Med Sci. 2020 Dec;40(6):1067-1074. doi: 10.1007/s11596-020-2288-8. Epub 2021 Jan 11. PMID: 33428134. Review;




Zhang ZX, Chen JX, Shi BZ, Li GH, Li Y, Xiang Y, Qin X, Yang L, Lv SQ.
Multifocal glioblastoma-two case reports and literature review.
Chin Neurosurg J. 2021 Jan 15;7(1):8. doi: 10.1186/s41016-020-00223-z. PMID: 33446281. Case Series & Review.



Gliosarcoma



de Macedo Filho LJM, Barreto EG, Martins PLB, Filho ENS, Gerson G, de Albuquerque LAF.
IDH1-mutant primary intraventricular gliosarcoma: Case report and systematic review of a rare location and molecular profile.
Surg Neurol Int. 2020 Nov 6;11:372. doi: 10.25259/SNI_586_2020. PMID: 33408906. Case report & Review.



Diffuse midline glioma



Srikanthan D, Taccone MS, Van Ommeren R, Ishida J, Krumholtz SL, Rutka JT.
Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma: current insights and future directions.
Chin Neurosurg J. 2021 Jan 11;7(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s41016-020-00218-w. PMID: 33423692. Review.




Wummer B, Woodworth D, Flores C.
Brain stem gliomas and current landscape.
J Neurooncol. 2021 Jan;151(1):21-28. doi: 10.1007/s11060-020-03655-w. Epub 2021 Jan 4. PMID: 33398531. Review;



Other gliomas



Chordoid glioma of the third ventricle



Lee YS, Yeung TW, Leung OC.
One of a kind-chordoid glioma in the fourth ventricle: a case report and literature review.
Acta Radiol Open. 2020 Dec 14;9(12) 15. doi: 10.1177/2058460120980143. PMID: 33403125. Case report & Review.



Neuronal and mixed neuronal-glial tumors



Ganglioglioma



Klimko A, Dandes M, Paslaru F, Giovani A.
Primary Anaplastic Ganglioglioma of the Temporal Lobe With Brainstem Involvement: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Cureus. 2020 Dec 13;12(12):e12060. doi: 10.7759/cureus.12060. PMID: 33447489. Case report & Review.



Embryonal tumors



Medulloblastoma


Brown NJ, Wilson B, Shahrestani S, Choi EH, Lien BV, Paladugu A, Tran K, Ransom SC, Tafreshi AR, Ransom RC, Sahyouni R, Chan AY, Yang I.
The 100 Most Influential Publications on Medulloblastoma: Areas of Past, Current, and Future Focus.
World Neurosurg.
2021 Feb;146:119-139. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.11.038. Epub 2020 Nov 16. PMID: 33212273. Bibliometric analysis.




Serra R, Mangraviti A.
A systematic view of pediatric medulloblastoma proteomics-current state of the field and future directions.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2021 Mar;37(3):779-78. doi: 10.1007/s00381-020-04988-7. Epub 2021 Jan 6. PMID: 33409616. Review;




Wauters M, Uyttebroeck A, De Waele L, Sleurs C, Jacobs S.
Neuroimaging Biomarkers and Neurocognitive Outcomes in Pediatric Medulloblastoma Patients: a Systematic Review.
Cerebellum. 2021 Jan 8. doi: 10.1007/s12311-020-01225-4. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33417160. Review;



Atypical theratoid/rhabdoid tumor


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Siada RG, Lu VM, Daniels DJ.
Understanding the trajectory of research efforts in atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumors: a bibliometric analysis of the 50 most impactful studies to date.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2021 Feb;37(2):419-425. doi: 10.1007/s00381-020-04863-5. Epub 2020 Aug 17. PMID: 32808066. Bibliometric analysis.



Meningiomas


Nakasu S, Nakasu Y.
Prognostic significance of brain invasion in meningiomas: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Brain Tumor Pathol. 2021 Jan 6. doi: 10.1007/s10014-020-00390-y. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33403457. Review & Meta-analysis;



Tumors of the sellar region



Craniopharingioma



Ritchey AK et al., PDQ Pediatric Treatment Editorial Board.
Childhood Craniopharyngioma Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version.
PDQ Cancer Inf Summ. 2021 Jan 6. NCBI Bookshelf ID: NBK65796. PMID: 26389237. Review.



Familial tumor syndromes


Bachir S, Shah S, Shapiro S, Koehler A, Mahammedi A, Samy RN, Zuccarello M, Schorry E, Sengupta S.
Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2) and the Implications for Vestibular Schwannoma and Meningioma Pathogenesis.
Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jan 12;22(2):690. doi: 10.3390/ijms22020690. PMID: 33445724. Review.



Metastatic tumors


Srinivasan ES, Tan AC, Anders CK, Pendergast AM, Sipkins DA, Ashley DM, Fecci PE, Khasraw M.
Salting the soil: Targeting the microenvironment of brain metastases.
Mol Cancer Ther. 2021 Mar;20(3):455-466. doi: 10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-20-0579. Epub 2021 Jan 5. PMID: 33402399. Review.

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