Impact of the filling status of the bladder and rectum on their integral dose distribution and the movement of the uterus in the treatment planning of gynaecological cancer.

@article{Buchali1999ImpactOT,
  title={Impact of the filling status of the bladder and rectum on their integral dose distribution and the movement of the uterus in the treatment planning of gynaecological cancer.},
  author={A Buchali and S Koswig and Stefan Dinges and Peter Rosenthal and J{\"u}rgen Salk and G Lackner and Dirk Boehmer and Lorenz Schlenger and Volker Budach},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={1999},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={29-34}
}
PURPOSE Determination of the impact of the filling status of the organs at risk (bladder and rectum) on the uterus mobility and on their integral dose distribution in radiotherapy of gynaecological cancer. METHODS In 29 women suffering from cervical or endometrial cancer two CT scans were carried out for treatment planning, one with an empty bladder and rectum, the second one with bladder and rectum filled. The volumes of the organs at risk were calculated and in 14 patients, receiving a… CONTINUE READING
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