Lymphocyte radiosensitivity is a significant prognostic factor for morbidity in carcinoma of the cervix.

PURPOSE To study the relationship between pretreatment peripheral blood lymphocyte radiosensitivity and morbidity following radiation therapy. METHODS AND MATERIALS A prospective study was carried out in which patients with carcinoma of the cervix underwent radiation therapy. Intrinsic radiosensitivity was measured on pretreatment peripheral blood… CONTINUE READING