Gross Target Volume

Known as: GTV 
The gross palpable or visible/demonstrable extent and location of malignant growth.
National Institutes of Health

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1977-2017
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE To assess three-dimensional tumor motion caused by respiration and internal target volume (ITV) for radiotherapy of lung… (More)
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE Target-volume delineation for radiation treatment to the head and neck area traditionally is based on physical… (More)
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE To evaluate the role of hypoxia positron emission tomography (PET) using [18F]fluoroazomycin-arabinoside (FAZA) in head… (More)
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2006
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2006
The second part of the GYN GEC ESTRO working group recommendations is focused on 3D dose-volume parameters for brachytherapy of… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) imaging is now considered the most accurate clinical… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE We investigate the characteristics of lung tumor motion measured with respiration-correlated computed tomography (RCCT… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE To investigate the usefulness of hardware coregistered PET/CT images for target volume definition. METHODS AND… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE Three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3D-CRT) has recently become widely available with applications for… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE To update our experience with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in the treatment of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE To quantify interobserver variation in gross tumor volume (GTV) localization using CT images for patients with non-small… (More)
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