[Radiotherapy-induced solid tumors: review of the literature and risk assessment].

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Although the first radiation-induced solid tumor was reported as early as 1902, the risk of second tumor has been underestimated by radiation oncologists who treated large numbers of patients with either benign or malignant diseases. Since then, numerous epidemiological studies yielded better knowledge of the risks of radiation-induced malignancies. For… (More)

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@article{Chauveinc1998RadiotherapyinducedST, title={[Radiotherapy-induced solid tumors: review of the literature and risk assessment].}, author={Laurent Chauveinc and Philippe Giraud and S Dahnier and Nicolas Mounier and J. M. Cosset}, journal={Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique}, year={1998}, volume={2 1}, pages={12-8} }