Long-Term Results In Cervical And Uterine Cancer Patients Treated With Combined Photon And Neutron Radiotherapy

Vitalija Samerdokienė, Konstantinas Povilas Valuckas, Ernestas Janulionis, Vydmantas Atkočius Abstract During the long period of time radiation therapy used to cure oncological diseases can cause second primary malignancies (SPM) . In this investigation the spread of SPM was evaluated between 1143 pts treated with radiation therapy (RT) during the period of 1989-1999 with cervix uteri…

Long Term Results in Cervical Cancer Patients Treated with Radiotherapy

Konstantinas Povilas Valuckas, Vitalija Samerdokienė, Ernestas Janulionis, Vydmantas Atkočius Abstract Ionizing radiation, used to treat cancer, may cause SPNs overtime. During this research, SPN prevalence was evaluated among662 patients, diagnosed with IIB and IIIB stage of cancer cervixuteri. These patients were treated by radiotherapy during the 1989-1999 year period. Treatment for the first group of…