Radiation-Induced Brain Tumours: Potential Late Complications of Radiation Therapy for Brain Tumours

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 The development of neoplasms subsequent to therapeutic cranial irradiation is a rare but serious and potentially fatal complication. In this study, we retrospectively reviewed the clinical and pathological aspects of 11 patients who underwent cranial irradiation (range, 24–110 cGy) to treat their primary disease and thereafter developed secondary tumours… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s007010050177

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