Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences

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Petro-Clival Tumours: Role and Indications of Transoral and Transsphenoidal Approaches Followed by Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy

Mario Francesco Fraioli 1 , * , Giuseppe Giovinazzo 2 , Giuseppe Emmanuele Umana 1 , Bernardo Fraioli 3 and Pierpaolo Lunardi 1
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1 Department of Neurosurgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
2 Department of Radiotherapy, University of IFO Regina Elena, Rome, Italy
3 Department of Radiosurgery, University of CIRAD, Rome, Italy
Article information
  • Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences: February 01, 2016, 5 (1); e34431
  • Published Online: February 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 6, 2015
  • Revised: December 28, 2015
  • Accepted: February 13, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/minsurgery-34431

To Cite: Fraioli M F, Giovinazzo G, Emmanuele Umana G, Fraioli B, Lunardi P. Petro-Clival Tumours: Role and Indications of Transoral and Transsphenoidal Approaches Followed by Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy, J Minim Invasive Surg Sci. 2016 ; 5(1):e34431. doi: 10.17795/minsurgery-34431.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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