Brachytherapy for tongue cancer in the very elderly is an alternative to external beam radiation.

Abstract

BACKGROUND The result of curative treatment for very elderly patients with tongue carcinoma has not been reported to date. We retrospectively reviewed the results of brachytherapy in 125 the patients aged over 75 years. METHODS The results of brachytherapy in 125 patients, 75 years old or older, with Stage I or II squamous cell carcinoma of the oral… (More)
DOI: 10.1259/bjr/23130739

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