Cancer Care

 

 
 
Phase II Trial Of Observation For Low-Risk Meningiomas And Of Radiotherapy For Intermediate and High-Risk Meningiomas
Principal Investigator (?)
Study Number
R0539
Summary
RATIONALE: Sometimes a tumor may not need treatment until it progresses. In this case, observation may be sufficient. Specialized radiation therapy that delivers a high dose of radiation directly to the tumor, such as 3-dimensional conformal radiation therapy and intensity-modulated radiation therapy, may kill more tumor cells and cause less damage to normal tissue. It is not yet known whether observation is more effective than radiation therapy in treating patients with meningioma. PURPOSE: This phase II trial is studying observation to see how well it works compared with radiation therapy in treating patients with grade I, grade II, or grade III meningioma. 
Phase (?)
Phase III
Sponsor (?)
Available at the following location(s)

Keene,St. Johnsbury, VT

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