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Complications of thoracic radiation therapy

Dr Bruno Di Muzio et al.

Complications of thoracic radiation therapy have significantly reduced since conventional radiotherapy has been largely replaced by modern conformational techniques. Even though, given the usually high radiation doses required for most thoracic cancers, some degree of collateral effects will be always present in the surrounding thoracic structures:

Radiation therapy

Article information

rID: 67602
System: Oncology
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