Late pulmonary effects in favorable stage I and IIA Hodgkin's disease treated with radiotherapy alone.

Abstract

Radiotherapy (RT) in patients with favorable-stage Hodgkin's disease can induce clinical and subclinical evidence of pulmonary damage lasting over the years. In this study, we monitored 36 patients with stage IA-IIA Hodgkin's disease treated with subtotal nodal RT. The planned dose of RT was 40 Gy to 44 Gy to the involved areas and 36 Gy to the adjacent… (More)

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@article{Villani2000LatePE, title={Late pulmonary effects in favorable stage I and IIA Hodgkin's disease treated with radiotherapy alone.}, author={Fabrizio Villani and Simonetta Viviani and Valeria Bonfante and Paolo De Maria and Fulvia Soncini and A. Badertscher M. Laffranchi}, journal={American journal of clinical oncology}, year={2000}, volume={23 1}, pages={18-21} }