Radiation-associated sarcoma of the skull base after irradiation for pituitary adenoma

Cara L. Sedney, Jonathan M. Morris, Caterina Giannini, Michael J. Link, Keith M. Swetz

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Abstract

Secondary, radiation-induced neoplasms represent a significant long-term risk after radiation treatment, and radiation-induced sarcomas (RAS) have an especially poor prognosis. These have rarely been reported after irradiation for pituitary adenomas.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-20
Number of pages3
JournalRare Tumors
Volume4
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Skull Base
Pituitary Neoplasms
Sarcoma
Radiation-Induced Neoplasms
Radiation

Keywords

  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Pituitary adenoma
  • Radiation-associated sarcoma
  • Recurrent brain tumors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Histology

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Radiation-associated sarcoma of the skull base after irradiation for pituitary adenoma. / Sedney, Cara L.; Morris, Jonathan M.; Giannini, Caterina; Link, Michael J.; Swetz, Keith M.

In: Rare Tumors, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2012, p. 18-20.

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Sedney, Cara L. ; Morris, Jonathan M. ; Giannini, Caterina ; Link, Michael J. ; Swetz, Keith M. / Radiation-associated sarcoma of the skull base after irradiation for pituitary adenoma. In: Rare Tumors. 2012 ; Vol. 4, No. 1. pp. 18-20.
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