Gamma Knife radiosurgery for glomus jugulare tumors: a single-center series of 75 cases.

@article{Ibrahim2017GammaKR,
  title={Gamma Knife radiosurgery for glomus jugulare tumors: a single-center series of 75 cases.},
  author={Ramez Ibrahim and Mohannad B Ammori and John Yianni and Alison Grainger and Jeremy G Rowe and Matthias W. R. Radatz},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2017},
  volume={126 5},
  pages={
          1488-1497
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Glomus jugulare tumors are rare indolent tumors that frequently involve the lower cranial nerves (CNs). Complete resection can be difficult and associated with lower CN injury. Gamma Knife radiosurgery (GKRS) has established its role as a noninvasive alternative treatment option for these often formidable lesions. The authors aimed to review their experience at the National Centre for Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Sheffield, United Kingdom, specifically the long-term tumor control rate… CONTINUE READING

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