[Diagnosis and radiotherapy of germinomas arising in basal ganglia and thalamus].

@article{Wang2007DiagnosisAR,
  title={[Diagnosis and radiotherapy of germinomas arising in basal ganglia and thalamus].},
  author={Ya-Ming Wang and Zengmin Tian and Xin Yu and Yong-ge Xu and Hong-Wei Wang and Jun-Zhao Sun and Zhi-chao Li},
  journal={Zhonghua wai ke za zhi [Chinese journal of surgery]},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 14},
  pages={979-81}
}
OBJECTIVE To summarize the clinical characteristic and radiotherapeutic effect of germinomas arising in basal ganglia and thalamus. METHODS The clinical data of 13 cases were reviewed retrospectively. All cases were pathologic diagnosis through stereotactic biopsy. Gamma-knife or ordinary irradiation were 2 cases respectively and the combined therapy with… CONTINUE READING