[Delayed cerebral radionecrosis associated with brain edema].

  title={[Delayed cerebral radionecrosis associated with brain edema].},
  author={Shigeru Shibata and Takayoshi Jinnouchi and Katsuharu Mori},
  journal={No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery},
  volume={16 4},
In a patient with a delayed cerebral radionecrosis, we examined the ultrastructural changes of capillaries and discussed the cause of the development of severe brain edema which is one of specific features of the radionecrosis. A 42-year-old male was found to have cerebral radionecrosis two and one-half years following split-course radiotherapy which was… CONTINUE READING