Ana Maria Illescas

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BACKGROUND Palliative radiotherapy (RT) is an effective treatment for symptomatic bone metastases. Pain flare, a transient worsening of the bone pain after RT, has been described in previous reports with different incidence rates. The aim of the study was to prospectively evaluate the incidence of pain flare following RT for painful bone metastases and(More)
SUMMARY The Tolosa-Hunt syndrome consists of a painful ophthalmoplegia, caused by unspecific inflammation of the superior orbital fissure or the cavernous sinus. The case of a 33 year-old feminine patient diagnosed with Tolosa-Hunt syndrome, which was preceded by facial palsy is reported. This association is observed in very few instances. Clínica de(More)
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