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ea0049gp189 | Pituitary & endocrine Tumours | ECE2017

Evaluation of pituitary toxicity after radiotherapy for cerebral chondrosarcomas in adult patients

Laroche Suzanne , Feuvret Loic , Beauchet Alain , Dendale Remi , Chanson Philippe , Bruckert Eric , Jublanc Christel

Pituitary dysfunction can be a consequence of cranial radiotherapy. It usually occurs years after the treatment. However little is known on risk factors for pituitary dysfunction. The object of this study was to evaluate radiation induced pituitary toxicity of proton beam therapy in a cohort of adult chondrosarcoma patients.The files of 113 patients were reviewed. Mean age at the beginning of radiotherapy was 43 years old (18–76). Mean dose delivere...