Proton Radiation Therapy for Pituitary Adenoma (PI01)
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00798057
Recruitment Status :
(Due to slow enrollment and feasibility issues.)
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 100 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
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.
Pituitary Diseases Pituitary Neoplasms Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial Neoplasms by Histologic Type Neoplasms
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms Neoplasms by Site
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Nervous System Neoplasms
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases