Skip to main content
Log in

A suggestion to introduce the diagnosis of “diffuse midline glioma of the pons, H3 K27 wildtype (WHO grade IV)”

  • Correspondence
  • Published:
Acta Neuropathologica Aims and scope Submit manuscript

A Correction to this article was published on 16 August 2018

This article has been updated

This is a preview of subscription content, log in via an institution to check access.

Access this article

Price excludes VAT (USA)
Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout.

Instant access to the full article PDF.

Change history

  • 16 August 2018

    The citation of the original publication in PubMed contains an error. The seventh author name is wrongly cited.

References

  1. Hargrave D, Bartels U, Bouffet E (2006) Diffuse brainstem glioma in children: critical review of clinical trials. Lancet Oncol 7:241–248. https://doi.org/10.1016/s1470-2045(06)70615-5

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  2. Hoffman LM, Veldhuijzen van Zanten SEM, Colditz N, Baugh J, Chaney B, Hoffmann M, Lane A, Fuller C, Miles L, Hawkins C, Bartels U, Bouffet E, Goldman S, Leary S, Foreman NK, Packer R, Warren KE, Broniscer A, Kieran MW, Minturn J, Comito M, Broxson E, Shih CS, Khatua S, Chintagumpala M, Carret AS, Escorza NY, Hassall T, Ziegler DS, Gottardo N, Dholaria H, Doughman R, Benesch M, Drissi R, Nazarian J, Jabado N, Boddaert N, Varlet P, Giraud G, Castel D, Puget S, Jones C, Hulleman E, Modena P, Giagnacovo M, Antonelli M, Pietsch T, Gielen GH, Jones DTW, Sturm D, Pfister SM, Gerber NU, Grotzer MA, Pfaff E, von Bueren AO, Hargrave D, Solanki GA, Jadrijevic Cvrlje F, Kaspers GJL, Vandertop WP, Grill J, Bailey S, Biassoni V, Massimino M, Calmon R, Sanchez E, Bison B, Warmuth-Metz M, Leach J, Jones B, van Vuurden DG, Kramm CM, Fouladi M (2018) Clinical, radiologic, pathologic, and molecular characteristics of long-term survivors of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG): a collaborative report from the international and european society for pediatric oncology DIPG registries. J Clin Oncol. https://doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2017.75.9308

    Article  PubMed Central  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  3. Karremann M, Gielen GH, Hoffmann M, Wiese M, Colditz N, Warmuth-Metz M, Bison B, Claviez A, van Vuurden DG, von Bueren AO, Gessi M, Kuhnle I, Hans VH, Benesch M, Sturm D, Kortmann RD, Waha A, Pietsch T, Kramm CM (2018) Diffuse high-grade gliomas with H3 K27M mutations carry a dismal prognosis independent of tumor location. Neuro Oncol 20:123–131. https://doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/nox149

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  4. Lassaletta A, Scheinemann K, Zelcer SM, Hukin J, Wilson BA, Jabado N, Carret AS, Lafay-Cousin L, Larouche V, Hawkins CE, Pond GR, Poskitt K, Keene D, Johnston DL, Eisenstat DD, Krishnatry R, Mistry M, Arnoldo A, Ramaswamy V, Huang A, Bartels U, Tabori U, Bouffet E (2016) Phase II weekly vinblastine for chemotherapy-naive children with progressive low-grade glioma: a canadian pediatric brain tumor consortium study. J Clin Oncol 34:3537–3543. https://doi.org/10.1200/jco.2016.68.1585

    Article  PubMed  CAS  Google Scholar 

  5. Louis DN, Giannini C, Capper D, Paulus W, Figarella-Branger D, Lopes MB, Batchelor TT, Cairncross JG, van den Bent M, Wick W, Wesseling P (2018) cIMPACT-NOW update 2: diagnostic clarifications for diffuse midline glioma, H3 K27M-mutant and diffuse astrocytoma/anaplastic astrocytoma, IDH-mutant. Acta Neuropathol 135:639–642. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00401-018-1826-y

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  6. Louis DN, Ohgaki H, Wiestler OD, Cavenee WK (2016) WHO classification of tumours of the central nervous system, 4th edn. International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon

    Google Scholar 

  7. Ryall S, Krishnatry R, Arnoldo A, Buczkowicz P, Mistry M, Siddaway R, Ling C, Pajovic S, Yu M, Rubin JB, Hukin J, Steinbok P, Bartels U, Bouffet E, Tabori U, Hawkins C (2016) Targeted detection of genetic alterations reveal the prognostic impact of H3K27M and MAPK pathway aberrations in paediatric thalamic glioma. Acta Neuropathol Commun 4:93. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40478-016-0353-0

    Article  PubMed  PubMed Central  CAS  Google Scholar 

  8. Walker DA, Liu J, Kieran M, Jabado N, Picton S, Packer R, St Rose C (2013) A multi-disciplinary consensus statement concerning surgical approaches to low-grade, high-grade astrocytomas and diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas in childhood (CPN Paris 2011) using the Delphi method. Neuro Oncol 15:462–468. https://doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/nos330

    Article  PubMed  PubMed Central  Google Scholar 

Download references

Acknowledgements

SVvZ is financially supported by the Semmy Foundation (Stichting Semmy), DGvV is financially supported by VUmc-CCA*Children. CMK and AOvB are financially supported by the Deutsche Kinderkrebsstiftung.

Author information

Authors and Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding authors

Correspondence to André O. von Bueren or Christof M. Kramm.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and permissions

About this article

Check for updates. Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

von Bueren, A.O., Karremann, M., Gielen, G.H. et al. A suggestion to introduce the diagnosis of “diffuse midline glioma of the pons, H3 K27 wildtype (WHO grade IV)”. Acta Neuropathol 136, 171–173 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00401-018-1863-6

Download citation

  • Received:

  • Revised:

  • Accepted:

  • Published:

  • Issue Date:

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00401-018-1863-6

Navigation