Proposal for the delineation of the nodal CTV in the node-positive and the post-operative neck.

@article{Grgoire2006ProposalFT,
  title={Proposal for the delineation of the nodal CTV in the node-positive and the post-operative neck.},
  author={Vincent Gr{\'e}goire and Avraham Eisbruch and Marc Hamoir and Peter C. Levendag},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={79 1},
  pages={15-20}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE In 2003, a panel of experts published a set of consensus guidelines regarding the delineation of the neck node levels (Radiother Oncol, 2003; 69: 227-36). These recommendations were applicable for the node-negative and the N1-neck, but were found too restrictive for the node-positive and the post-operative neck. PATIENTS AND METHODS In this framework, using the previous recommendations as a backbone, new guidelines have been proposed taking into account the… CONTINUE READING

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