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ea0014p499 | (1) | ECE2007

Intracranial giant sarcoma in an acromegalic patient after radiotherapy

Mantar Ferhan , Mert Meral , Karabulut Laika , Aydin Yunus , Musluman Murat

Introduction: Primary pituitary sarcoma causally unrelated to radiotherapy, but an increased risk of second brain tumors continues beyond 20 and 30 year after treatment.We report an acromegalic patient with intrasellar giant adenoma invased suprasellar and nasal cavity during follow-up after radiotherapy.Case: A 39-year-old woman had transsphenoidal and transcranial operation in 2002 and 2003 respectively. She had also conventional...