Efficacy and Safety of Higher Dose Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Functional Pituitary Adenomas: A Preliminary Report Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoma
  • Pituitary Neoplasms
  • Radiosurgery

abstract

  • Time to endocrine remission was more rapid in patients treated with 35 Gy, as compared to previously reported literature using marginal doses of 20-24 Gy. Rates of endocrine remission and relapse, post-SRS hypopituitarism, and radiation-induced sequelae were not increased following higher dose treatment.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.wneu.2013.01.127

PubMed ID

  • 23385448

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 195

end page

  • 201

volume

  • 82

number

  • 1-2