Efficacy of gamma-knife surgery for treating meningiomas that involve the superior sagittal sinus


Pamir M. N. , Peker S., Kilic T., Sengoz M.

ZENTRALBLATT FUR NEUROCHIRURGIE, vol.68, no.2, pp.73-78, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-2007-977740
  • Title of Journal : ZENTRALBLATT FUR NEUROCHIRURGIE
  • Page Numbers: pp.73-78

Abstract

Background: Meningiomas involving the superior sagittal sinus (SSS) are among the most challenging tumors to treat. Authors of some recent series have advocated total removal with SSS reconstruction. However gamma-knife surgery is a reasonable choice for these tumors.