Surveillance of craniopharyngioma cyst growth in children treated with proton radiotherapy.


PURPOSE Craniopharyngiomas are benign, slow-growing tumors that frequently contain a cystic component. Even with gross total resection, the cyst can reform and cause symptoms. Fluctuations in cyst volume during radiotherapy (RT) can affect treatment planning and delivery. The aim of this study was to report our experience with cyst enlargement during… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2008.05.010