Radiotherapy treatment of adrenal gland metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma: clinical features and prognostic factors

@inproceedings{Zhou2014RadiotherapyTO,
  title={Radiotherapy treatment of adrenal gland metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma: clinical features and prognostic factors},
  author={Le-yuan Zhou and Zhao-Chong Zeng and Jia Fan and Bing Chen and Sheng-Xiang Rao and Jian He and Ping Yang and Jia-zhou Hou and Zhifeng Wu and Jianying Zhang and Yong Hu},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
  year={2014}
}
The optimal treatment for adrenal metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has not been established. This study analyzed the effects of radiation therapy (RT) for such metastases and identified clinical features and predictors of survival in these patients. We retrospectively investigated 55 patients with adrenal metastasis from HCC who had been treated with RT. Radiation doses to the adrenal lesions ranged from 26 to 60 Gy, while the intrahepatic lesions were treated by surgical… CONTINUE READING