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Brain Cavernomas Induced By Radiotherapy in the Patient With Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)

Babak Alijani 1 , Hamid Saeidi Saedi 2 , * , Mohammadreza Emam Hadi 3 , Shahrokh Yousefzadeh Chabock 3 , Hamid Behzadnia 3 and Adel Kiumarcy 3
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1 Department of Neurosurgery, Poursina Hospital, Rasht, IR Iran
2 Department of Radiotherapy, Razi Hospital, Rasht, IR Iran
3 Department of Neurosurgery, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, IR Iran
Article information
  • Reports of Radiotherapy and Oncology: June 28, 2015, 2 (2); e2271
  • Published Online: June 12, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: April 4, 2015
  • Accepted: May 15, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/rro-2271

To Cite: Alijani B, Saeidi Saedi H, Emam Hadi M, Yousefzadeh Chabock S, Behzadnia H, et al. Brain Cavernomas Induced By Radiotherapy in the Patient With Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL), Rep Radiother Oncol. 2015 ; 2(2):e2271. doi: 10.17795/rro-2271.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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