Change in treatment strategy for intracranial germinoma: Long-term follow-up experience at a single institute (pages 2752–2762)
Yi-Wei Chen, Pin-I Huang, Donald Ming-Tak Ho, Yu-Wen Hu, Kai-Ping Chang, Shih-Hwa Chiou, Wan-Yuo Guo, Feng-Chi Chang, Muh-Lii Liang, Yi-Yen Lee, Hsin-Hung Chen, Ting-Rong Hsu, Shih-Chieh Lin, Tai-Tong Wong and Sang-Hue Yen
Version of Record online: 11 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/cncr.26564
Adjustment of radiation volume to whole ventricular irradiation with lower radiation dose provides long-term control and reduced toxicity for patients with intracranial germinoma. Large-field irradiation with chemotherapy is only suitable for patients with initial dissemination or after multisite relapse.