Reirradiation of primary CNS tumors Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain
  • Nerve Regeneration
  • Neurons
  • Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Stem Cells

abstract

  • Reirradiation of primary central nervous system tumors was associated with only modest palliative and survival benefits in this retrospective review. Difficulties separating toxicity due to retreatment vs. tumor progression and limited patient survival following retreatment preclude definite conclusions regarding the safety of this practice.

publication date

  • September 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0360-3016(96)00315-X

PubMed ID

  • 8892469

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 433

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 36

number

  • 2