Reirradiation of recurrent tumors in the head and neck.

@article{Pomp1988ReirradiationOR,
  title={Reirradiation of recurrent tumors in the head and neck.},
  author={Jacqueline Pomp and Peter C. Levendag and Wim L J van Putten},
  journal={American journal of clinical oncology},
  year={1988},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={543-9}
}
From 1971 to 1980, 55 patients were reirradiated in the Dr. Daniel den Hoed Kliniek for a recurrent cancer in the head and neck. For all patients considered, the primary treatment consisted of full course radiation therapy (RT) only; the recurrent tumors were irradiated with external and/or interstitial radiation therapy. In some of these patients, the reirradiation was combined with surgery and/or chemotherapy. A poor overall survival was found, i.e., after 5 years only 20% of the patients are… CONTINUE READING

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