Therapy for Diffuse Astrocytic and Oligodendroglial Tumors in Adults

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

December 13, 2021

Document Type


Country of Publication


Document Objectives

To provide guidance to clinicians regarding therapy for diffuse astrocytic and oligodendroglial tumors in adults.

Target Patient Population

Adult people with glioma who have received maximal safe surgical resection

Target Provider Population

Oncologists (medical, radiation, neuro) and neurologists who provide care to people with glioma

Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adult, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital, Outpatient, Radiology services, Operating and recovery room


Treatment, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D005910 - Glioma, D009837 - Oligodendroglioma


brain cancer, glioma, oligodendroglioma, astrocytic, tumor

Source Citation

Mohile NA, Messersmith H, Gatson NT, Hottinger AF, Lassman A, Morton J, Ney D, Nghiemphu PL, Olar A, Olson J, Perry J, Portnow J, Schiff D, Shannon A, Shih HA, Strowd R, van den Bent M, Ziu M, Blakeley J. Therapy for Diffuse Astrocytic and Oligodendroglial Tumors in Adults: ASCO-SNO Guideline. J Clin Oncol. 2021 Dec 13:JCO2102036. doi: 10.1200/JCO.21.02036. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34898238.