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The development of Moyamoya syndrome after proton beam therapy
Article first published online: 5 FEB 2014
© 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Pediatric Blood & Cancer
Volume 61, Issue 8, pages 1490–1492, August 2014
How to Cite
Zwagerman, N. T., Foster, K., Jakacki, R., Khan, F. H., Yock, T. I. and Greene, S. (2014), The development of Moyamoya syndrome after proton beam therapy. Pediatr. Blood Cancer, 61: 1490–1492. doi: 10.1002/pbc.24961
- Issue published online: 10 JUN 2014
- Article first published online: 5 FEB 2014
- Manuscript Accepted: 6 JAN 2014
- Manuscript Received: 8 SEP 2013
- pial synangiosis;
- proton beam;
The development of Moyamoya syndrome (MMS) after cranial irradiation for pediatric tumors has been well established. However, information on the development of MMS after proton beam radiotherapy is sparse. We present the case of a 2-year-old child who developed radiation-induced MMS after treatment with proton beam therapy. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014; 61:1490–1492. © 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.