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Cranial Irradiation

Known as: Cranial Irradiations, Irradiation, Cranial, Irradiations, Cranial 
The exposure of the head to roentgen rays or other forms of radioactivity for therapeutic or preventive purposes.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Curative cancer treatment regimens often require cranial irradiation, resulting in lifelong neurocognitive deficiency in cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Cranial radiation therapy causes a progressive decline in cognitive function that is linked to impaired neurogenesis. Chronic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Primary CNS lymphoma (PCNSL) is an aggressive primary brain tumor. Cranial irradiation alone rarely results in long-term… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The risk factors responsible for an increased prevalence of obesity or overweight in survivors of acute lymphoblastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acquired cerebellar lesions in adults have been shown to produce impairments in higher function as exemplified by the cerebellar… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Cranial irradiation therapy (CRT) and chemotherapy are associated with neurobehavioural deficits. Many studies have investigated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In trial ALL-BFM 86, the largest multicenter trial of the Berlin-Frankfurt-Münster (BFM) study group for childhood acute… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
PURPOSE Decline in intelligence can occur after whole-brain cranial irradiation for childhood malignancy. The purpose of this… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
One hundred seventy-seven children and young adults with various malignant neoplasms were prospectively tested for hearing loss… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Intellectual and other neuropsychological dysfunctions have been observed in survivors of childhood acute lymphocytic leukaemia… Expand
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