Radiation-Induced Oral Mucositis


Radiation-induced oral mucositis (RIOM) is a major dose-limiting toxicity in head and neck cancer patients. It is a normal tissue injury caused by radiation/radiotherapy (RT), which has marked adverse effects on patient quality of life and cancer therapy continuity. It is a challenge for radiation oncologists since it leads to cancer therapy interruption… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fonc.2017.00089


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@inproceedings{Maria2017RadiationInducedOM, title={Radiation-Induced Oral Mucositis}, author={Osama Muhammad Maria and Nicoletta Eliopoulos and Thierry Muanza}, booktitle={Front. Oncol.}, year={2017} }