Radiation necrosis after treatment of solitary intracranial metastases.

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During the period from July 1977 to June 1980, 75 patients underwent the surgical excision of solitary brain metastases, and 61 of these patients received whole brain radiation. Three patients developed chronic radiation necrosis. In the 3 patients with necrosis, computed tomography suggested recurrent tumor; the histological diagnosis of necrosis only was… (More)

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@article{Sundaresan1981RadiationNA, title={Radiation necrosis after treatment of solitary intracranial metastases.}, author={Narayan Sundaresan and Joseph H. Galicich and Michael D. Deck and Takahiro Tomita}, journal={Neurosurgery}, year={1981}, volume={8 3}, pages={329-33} }