Radiotherapy in patients with extramammary Paget's disease--our own experience and review of the literature.

  title={Radiotherapy in patients with extramammary Paget's disease--our own experience and review of the literature.},
  author={Tomohiro Itonaga and Hidetsugu Nakayama and Mitsuru Okubo and Ryuji Mikami and Sachica Nogi and Yu Ichi Tajima and Shinji Sugahara and Koichi Tokuuye},
  journal={Oncology research and treatment},
  volume={37 1-2},
BACKGROUND There are few reports on radiotherapy methods for treating extramammary Paget's disease (EMPD). The aim of this study was to explore the outcome of radiotherapy for EMPD. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between June 1995 and October 2010, 14 patients with EMPD (7 male and 7 female; median age 77 years) underwent radiotherapy at the Tokyo Medical University Hospital. The median total irradiation dose was 50 Gy, delivered in 20-33 fractions. Case reports of patients with EMPD were obtained from… CONTINUE READING

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