External beam radiotherapy for primary spinal cord tumors

Abstract

Of 34 evaluated patients with primary spinal cord tumors, 32 were irradiated at our institutions between 1969 and 1983. The results are reported of 32 patients, 16 with ependymoma and 16 with astrocytoma, who were treated with postoperative external beam radiotherapy following biopsy or subtotal resection. Twenty-nine patients received 45–55 Gy megavoltage… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02341151

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