A Rarely Seen Late Complication, Radiation-Induced Lower Motor Neuron Syndrome


Creative Commons License

Ozbayrak S. S. , Ozbayrak M. , Akgun K.

TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, cilt.60, ss.162-165, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 60 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/tftrd.2014.82713
  • Dergi Adı: TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.162-165

Özet

There is a dramatic increase in the number of cancer patients nowadays. Improvement of treatment results in the field of radiotherapy provided an increase in life expectancy of cancer patients, but on the other hand, a lot of late complications, including the nervous system, have started to be encountered. In this case report, a patient with rarely seen radiation-induced lower motor neuron syndrome (LMNS) will be discussed.