Overview

NCI Definition: A central nervous system embryonal tumor, not otherwise specified arising from the cerebral hemispheres. [1]

Disease Details

Synonyms
Cerebral Hemisphere Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm, Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of Cerebrum, Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm of Cerebrum, Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm of Cerebral Hemispheres, PNET of the Cerebrum, Cerebral PNET, Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of Cerebral Hemispheres, Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of the Cerebrum, Cerebral Hemisphere PNET, PNET of the Cerebral Hemispheres, PNET of Cerebral Hemispheres, Cerebral Hemisphere Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor, Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm of the Cerebrum, Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm of the Cerebral Hemispheres, PNET of Cerebrum, Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of the Cerebral Hemispheres, Cerebral Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm
Parent(s)
Malignant Cerebral Neoplasm

References

1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.