Hydrocephalus in radiation leukoencephalopathy: Results of ventriculoperitoneal shunting Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin

abstract

  • Our results from ventriculoperitoneal shunting in selected patients with radiation-induced hydrocephalus suggest potential benefit. Improvement is incomplete and temporary, but can improve quality of life. Reliable predictors of successful shunt outcome were not identified.

publication date

  • May 27, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archneur.55.5.705

PubMed ID

  • 9605728

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 705

end page

  • 10

volume

  • 55

number

  • 5