Iridium-192 interstitial brachytherapy in carcinoma of the tongue. The importance of various tumor and physical parameters.

@article{Mohanti1997Iridium192IB,
  title={Iridium-192 interstitial brachytherapy in carcinoma of the tongue. The importance of various tumor and physical parameters.},
  author={Bidhu K Mohanti and Kamal Swami and Tharmar Ganesh and Punita Lal and Biswa Mohan Biswal and Ramesh C. Joshi and Harold D'Souza and Goura Kishor Rath},
  journal={Acta oncologica},
  year={1997},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={165-9}
}
A detailed analysis of host-tumor factors and interstitial physical factors influencing the disease-free control in carcinoma of the tongue was carried out. Twenty-eight cases of carcinoma of the tongue T1-3, NO-1, MO were treated radically with combined external irradiation and 192Iridium interstitial brachytherapy (one patient received brachytherapy only… CONTINUE READING