Factors associated with severe acute esophagitis from hyperfractionated radiotherapy with concurrent chemotherapy for limited-stage small-cell lung cancer.

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PURPOSE To describe incidence and identify factors associated with development of severe acute esophagitis during hyperfractionated radiotherapy with concurrent chemotherapy (BID-CRT) in patients with limited-stage small-cell lung cancer (SCLC). METHODS AND MATERIALS Retrospective cohort analysis of patient-, tumor-, and treatment-related variables was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2008.09.013

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