Postoperative external beam radiotherapy for differentiated thyroid cancer: outcomes and morbidity with conformal treatment.

@article{Schwartz2009PostoperativeEB,
  title={Postoperative external beam radiotherapy for differentiated thyroid cancer: outcomes and morbidity with conformal treatment.},
  author={David Schwartz and Mark J Lobo and K Kian Ang and William H. Morrison and David I. Rosenthal and Anesa Ahamad and Douglas B. Evans and Gary L Clayman and Steven I. Sherman and Adam Seth Garden},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2009},
  volume={74 4},
  pages={1083-91}
}
PURPOSE To review institutional outcomes for patients treated for differentiated thyroid cancer with postoperative conformal external beam radiotherapy (EBRT). METHODS AND MATERIALS This is a single-institution retrospective review of 131 consecutive patients with differentiated thyroid cancer who underwent EBRT between January 1996 and December 2005. Histologic diagnoses included 104 papillary, 21 follicular, and six mixed papillary-follicular types. American Joint Committee on Cancer stage… CONTINUE READING