Biochemical and clinical responses after treatment of a catecholamine-secreting glomus jugulare tumor with gamma knife radiosurgery Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Glomus Jugulare Tumor
  • Norepinephrine
  • Radiosurgery

abstract

  • Radiosurgery was safe and effective in significantly reducing the functional capacity of a paraganglioma. Care must be taken to avoid inducing a hypertensive crisis during and following treatment, and longer follow-up will help determine whether and when pharmacologic blockade can be discontinued.

publication date

  • December 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/hed.21242

PubMed ID

  • 19787788

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1720

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 32

number

  • 12