Complications following parametrial radiogold treatment for cervical carcinoma.

Between January 1950 and March 1965, 382 patients with carcinoma of the uterine cervix were treated with parametrial radiogold injections. One hundred and ninety-two patients are known to have survived 5 or more years after the treatment without evidence of recurrence. Major complications with significant morbidity requiring hospitalization or additional… (More)