Neurocognitive changes in pituitary adenoma patients after gamma knife radiosurgery: a preliminary study.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE We evaluated the effects of gamma-knife radiosurgery (GKRS) on the cognitive functioning of patients with a pituitary adenoma. METHODS A total of 14 patients with pituitary adenomas were enrolled in this neurocognitive study. Nine patients had Cushing disease, and five had nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas. Five patients underwent GKRS for their… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2011.09.010

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