Preliminary results of radiation dose escalation for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

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PURPOSE To study the safety and efficacy of dose escalation in tumor for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC). METHODS AND MATERIALS From September 2000 to June 2004, 50 patients with T3-T4 NPC were treated with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). Fourteen patients had Stage III and 36 patients had Stage IVA-IVB disease. The prescribed… (More)

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@article{Kwong2006PreliminaryRO, title={Preliminary results of radiation dose escalation for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.}, author={Dora Lai-wan Kwong and Jonathan Shun-Tong Sham and Lucullus Hing Tong Leung and Ashley Chi Kin Cheng and W. Mickey M. Ng and Philip W K Kwong and Wai Man Lui and Chun Chung Yau and Po Man Wu and William Ignace Wei and Gordon K H Au}, journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics}, year={2006}, volume={64 2}, pages={374-81} }