Patterns of treatment failure following radiotherapy with combination chemotherapy for patients with high-risk stage IIB cervical carcinoma

@article{Park2003PatternsOT,
  title={Patterns of treatment failure following radiotherapy with combination chemotherapy for patients with high-risk stage IIB cervical carcinoma},
  author={T Park and Ja-Young Kwon and Sang-Wun Kim and Sung-Hoon Kim and Soo-Nyung Kim and Gwi Eon Kim},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2003},
  volume={9},
  pages={120-124}
}
To evaluate the patterns of treatment failure in patients with stage IIB cervical carcinoma with high-risk factors following radiotherapy given concurrently with combination chemotherapy. A retrospective analysis of 349 patients with stage IIB cervical carcinoma with high-risk factors (lesion size ≧ 4 cm, lymph node metastasis, high-risk cell type) treated by radiotherapy and cisplatin-based chemotherapy was performed. Sites of treatment failure were categorized as pelvic, pelvic plus distant… CONTINUE READING