Chemotherapy without irradiation - A novel approach for newly diagnosed CNS germ cell tumors: Results of an international cooperative trial
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Forty-one percent of surviving patients and 50% of all patients were treated successfully with chemotherapy only without irradiation. Chemotherapy-only regimens for CNS GCT, although encouraging, should continue to be used only in the setting of formal clinical trials.