Intracranial tumours after external fractionated radiotherapy for pituitary adenomas in northern Sweden.

@article{Norberg2010IntracranialTA,
  title={Intracranial tumours after external fractionated radiotherapy for pituitary adenomas in northern Sweden.},
  author={Lars Norberg and Robert Johansson and Torgny Rasmuson},
  journal={Acta oncologica},
  year={2010},
  volume={49 8},
  pages={1276-82}
}
UNLABELLED We analysed the incidence of second primary intracranial tumours in patients with pituitary adenomas treated with radiotherapy compared to the risk of patients not exposed to irradiation and to the general population. MATERIALS AND METHODS This retrospective cohort study includes 298 patients with pituitary adenomas that received radiotherapy to the pituitary from 1960 to 2007. The patients were recruited from the Cancer Registry of northern Sweden and the local radiotherapy… CONTINUE READING