Hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of a radiosurgical complication: technical case report.

@article{Lynn2007HyperbaricOI,
  title={Hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of a radiosurgical complication: technical case report.},
  author={Michael Lynn and William Friedman},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={60 3},
  pages={E579; discussion E579}
}
OBJECTIVE Hyperbaric oxygenation is a rarely used method of treatment for steroid-refractory radiation-induced edema after stereotactic radiosurgery. We present its successful implementation for a radiosurgical complication after the treatment of a deep, large arteriovenous malformation. We also review the literature on hyperbaric oxygenation for radiation… CONTINUE READING