User: Guest  Login
Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Combs, Stephanie E; Salehi-Allameh, Bahar; Habermehl, Daniel; Kessel, Kerstin A; Welzel, Thomas; Debus, Jürgen 
Title:
Clinical response and tumor control based on long-term follow-up and patient-reported outcomes in patients with chemodectomas of the skull base and head and neck region treated with highly conformal radiation therapy. 
Abstract:
The purpose of this study was to evaluate long-term outcome after radiation therapy (RT) for skull base or head-and-neck chemodectomas.We treated 39 patients with chemodectomas with RT. Patients were treated with either single dose stereotactic radiosurgery, fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy, or intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), depending on the size and anatomy of the lesion. At primary diagnosis, 16 patients were treated with surgical resection (41%), 4 with interventional emboliza...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Head Neck 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
36 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
22-7 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1043-3074 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für RadioOnkologie und Strahlentherapie