Epidural and intramedullary spinal metastasis: medical options and function of fractionated radiotherapy.
Handb Clin Neurol. 2018;149:227-238
Authors: Rades D, Schiff D
Metastases involving the spinal epidural area and twine parenchyma are main sources of neurological impairment and decreased high quality of life in most cancers sufferers. Herein we overview the medical manifestations, pathophysiology, significance of early prognosis and initiation of therapy, and function of fractionated radiotherapy of those problems.
PMID: 29307355 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]