Proton Radiation Therapy for Pituitary Adenoma (PI01)
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00798057
(Due to slow enrollment and feasibility issues.)
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 100 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients treated at a radiation oncology clinic
Histologically proven pituitary adenoma.
Age 18 years or older.
Status post biopsy, gross total resection (from initial surgery for recurrent disease) or subtotal resection.
Good to moderate neurological function status
*Previous radiation that would compromise the ability to deliver the prescribed treatment.
Stieber V, Deguzman A, et al. Pituitary. In: Perez CA, Brady LW, Halperin EC, Schmidt-Ullrich RK, editors. Principles and practice of radiation oncology. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2004. p.839-859.
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Nervous System Neoplasms