LINAC radiosurgery for the management of skull base meningiomas: preservation of cranial nerve function

M. El-Khatib, H. Treuer, H.P. Müller, W. Stummer, V. Sturm & M. Maarouf
Objective: The therapy of skull base meningiomas especially with involvement of the cavernous sinus or cranial nerves is still a challenge for neurosurgery. Previous surgical studies showed high morbidity of cranial nerves if total resection is performed. The combined therapy of meningiomas by subtotal[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]