Long term outcomes of patients with skull-base low-grade chondrosarcoma and chordoma patients treated with pencil beam scanning proton therapy.

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PURPOSE To evaluate the long term tumor control and toxicity of skull base tumors treated with pencil beam scanning proton therapy (PT). MATERIALS AND METHODS PT was delivered to 151 (68%) and 71 (32%) chordoma and chondrosarcoma (ChSa) patients, respectively. Mean age of patients was 40.8±18.4years and the male to female ratio was 0.53. The postoperative… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.radonc.2016.05.011

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