The role of vaginal brachytherapy in the treatment of surgical stage I papillary serous or clear cell endometrial cancer.

@article{Barney2013TheRO,
  title={The role of vaginal brachytherapy in the treatment of surgical stage I papillary serous or clear cell endometrial cancer.},
  author={Brandon M. Barney and Ivy A. Petersen and Andrea Mariani and Sean C. Dowdy and Jamie N. Bakkum-Gamez and Michael G. Haddock},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2013},
  volume={85 1},
  pages={109-15}
}
OBJECTIVES The optimal adjuvant therapy for International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) stage I papillary serous (UPSC) or clear cell (CC) endometrial cancer is unknown. We report on the largest single-institution experience using adjuvant high-dose-rate vaginal brachytherapy (VBT) for surgically staged women with FIGO stage I UPSC or CC endometrial cancer. METHODS AND MATERIALS From 1998-2011, 103 women with FIGO 2009 stage I UPSC (n=74), CC (n=21), or mixed UPSC/CC (n=8… CONTINUE READING

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