Recurrent primary fibrosarcoma of the brain treated with the GliaSite brachytherapy system: case report.

@article{Fraser2003RecurrentPF,
  title={Recurrent primary fibrosarcoma of the brain treated with the GliaSite brachytherapy system: case report.},
  author={Robert W. Fraser and Steven A. Limentani and James D Dollar and Anthony Asher},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  year={2003},
  volume={60 6},
  pages={579-83; discussion 583-4}
}
BACKGROUND Primary brain sarcomas are rarely curable with surgery and standard radiation therapy. They typically recur locally within 6 months of treatment. This case report describes a novel treatment approach for primary or recurrent brain sarcomas with intracavitary brachytherapy. CASE DESCRIPTION This 34-year-old female presented with a large and rapidly recurrent primary fibrosarcoma in the right fronto-parietal brain only 1 month postinitial total resection. She was reoperated, again… CONTINUE READING