Locally recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma: treatment results for patients with computed tomography assessment.

@article{Chua1998LocallyRN,
  title={Locally recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma: treatment results for patients with computed tomography assessment.},
  author={Daniel T T Chua and Jonathan Shun-Tong Sham and Dora Lai-wan Kwong and William Ignace Wei and Gordon K H Au and Damon T K Choy},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={1998},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={379-86}
}
PURPOSE To study the treatment outcome in patients with locally recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma as restaged by computed tomography (CT). PATIENTS AND METHODS One hundred forty patients with CT restaged locally recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma were reviewed. Patients were restaged at recurrence according to the AJCC stage classification with the following distribution: T1-T2:30%, T3:19%, T4:51%. Ninety-seven patients received reirradiation; among these 62 had external irradiation, 34 had… CONTINUE READING