Gamma knife radiosurgery for intraventricular meningiomas

@article{Kim2009GammaKR,
  title={Gamma knife radiosurgery for intraventricular meningiomas},
  author={In-young Kim and Douglas Kondziolka and A Niranjan and J C Flickinger and L D Lunsford},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={2009},
  volume={151},
  pages={447-452}
}
PurposeIntraventricular meningiomas are relatively rare tumors that may benefit from stereotactic radiosurgery as a minimally invasive treatment strategy. We report our experience using gamma knife radiosurgery (GKR) for intraventricular meningiomas.MethodsOver a 16-year period, we identified 9 patients with intraventricular meningiomas who were eligible for GKR out of a total management experience of 1,045 patients. The mean patient age was 51 years (range, 14 to 81). Three had radiosurgery… CONTINUE READING

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