Radiation therapy (RT) effectiveness on hormonal reduction is proven in acromegaly; however, collateral long-term effects are still undetermined. This transversal neuroimaging study on a large cohort of acromegalic patients aimed to investigate the rate of parenchymal and vascular changes after RT.

Radiotherapy in acromegaly: Long-term brain parenchymal and vascular magnetic resonance changes

Milanese, Laura;Martini, Chiara;Scaroni, Carla;Dassie, Francesca;Ceccato, Filippo;Della Puppa, Alessandro;Denaro, Luca;Citton, Valentina;Ermani, Mario;Maffei, Pietro;Manara, Renzo
2018

Abstract

Radiation therapy (RT) effectiveness on hormonal reduction is proven in acromegaly; however, collateral long-term effects are still undetermined. This transversal neuroimaging study on a large cohort of acromegalic patients aimed to investigate the rate of parenchymal and vascular changes after RT.
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