The role of radiosurgery for the treatment of pineal parenchymal tumors Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Central Nervous System Neoplasms
  • Drug Delivery Systems
  • Molecular Imaging
  • Molecular Targeted Therapy

abstract

  • Our initial experience suggests that stereotactic radiosurgery is a valuable primary management modality for patients with pineocytomas. As adjuvant therapy, radiosurgery may be used to boost local tumor dose during multimodality management of malignant pineal parenchymal tumors.

publication date

  • October 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00006123-200210000-00006

PubMed ID

  • 12234394

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 880

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 51

number

  • 4