[Treatment of locally advanced esophageal cancer by combined intralumenal brachytherapy and external beam radiotherapy].

Abstract

The prognosis of patients with esophageal cancer is poor, due to frequent local recurrence and distant metastasis. The last decade has also seen that brachytherapy as a treatment with real potential to improve the therapeutic ratio of external irradiation. From March 1993 to October 1994 at the Institute of oncology and radiology in Belgrade, 18 patients… (More)

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@article{Mileusni1995TreatmentOL, title={[Treatment of locally advanced esophageal cancer by combined intralumenal brachytherapy and external beam radiotherapy].}, author={Du{\vs}an Mileusni{\'c} and M Durbaba and S. Vu{\vc}i{\'c}evi{\'c} and J. B. Stankovic and Lj Radosevi{\'c}Jeli{\'c} and Tatjana Pekmezovic}, journal={Srpski arhiv za celokupno lekarstvo}, year={1995}, volume={123 9-10}, pages={254-7} }