Seed migration to the spinal canal after postresection brachytherapy to treat a large brain metastasis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brachytherapy
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Cesium Radioisotopes
  • Foreign-Body Migration
  • Spinal Canal

abstract

  • Although the clinical consequences remain unclear, the migration of inactive seeds is not currently considered to be a complication of intracerebral brachytherapy and we do not believe that additional measures must be taken to prevent it.

publication date

  • September 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.brachy.2016.06.011

PubMed ID

  • 27619561

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 637

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 15

number

  • 5