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SMART Syndrome: Case report of a rare complication after cerebral radiation therapy.
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PMID:  22819470     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
The authors report a 71-year-old woman case who developed, 7 years after a cerebral radiation therapy for a parietooccipital glioblastoma, a stroke-like migraine attacks after radiotherapy syndrome (SMART syndrome), a rare complication characterized by reversible neurologic deficits with migraine described after cerebral irradiation. Transient gyriform reversible enhancement is found on MRI during crises. This case report allows discussing the clinical, iconographic presentation and the clinical outcome of this syndrome at the light of the literature publication.
P Truntzer; A Monjour; C Gaultier; G Ahle; F Guillerme; G Boutenbat; B Stilhart; P Salze; D Atlani
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-7-19
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1769-6658     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-7-23     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9711272     Medline TA:  Cancer Radiother     Country:  -    
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Languages:  FRE     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2012 Société française de radiothérapie oncologique (SFRO). Published by Elsevier SAS. All rights reserved.
Service de radiothérapie, centre Paul-Strauss, 3, rue de la Porte-de-l'Hôpital, 67065 Strasbourg cedex, France.
Vernacular Title:
SMART Syndrome : à propos d'un cas d'une complication rare après radiothérapie cérébrale et revue de la littérature.
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