Risk of Leptomeningeal Disease in Patients Treated With Stereotactic Radiosurgery Targeting the Postoperative Resection Cavity for Brain Metastases


Atalar B. , Modlin L. A. , Choi C. Y. H. , Adler J. R. , Gibbs I. C. , Chang S. D. , et al.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, cilt.87, ss.713-718, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 87 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2013.07.034
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.713-718

Özet

Purpose: We sought to determine the risk of leptomeningeal disease (LMD) in patients treated with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) targeting the postsurgical resection cavity of a brain metastasis, deferring whole-brain radiation therapy (WBRT) in all patients.