X-Ray Therapy

Known as: Therapy, X Ray, Therapies, X Ray, X Ray Therapies 
A type of radiation therapy that uses high-energy radiation from x-rays to kill cancer cells and shrink tumors.
National Institutes of Health

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1938-2017
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2009
2009
PURPOSE To assess the risk of a secondary malignant neoplasm (SMN) from proton therapy relative to intensity-modulated radiation… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND We have used a schedule for soft x-ray therapy of epithelial malignancies that takes into account the clinically… (More)
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1998
1998
PURPOSE Conformal treatment planning with megavoltage x-rays and protons for five patients with esophageal cancer has been… (More)
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1993
1993
We here report that human lung fibroblasts respond to x-ray treatment (XRT) with release of interleukin (IL)-6. Synthesis of IL-6… (More)
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1991
1991
The present study describes a new way in which tumors may be made more sensitive to fractionated irradiation without affecting… (More)
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1989
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1989
It is well established that exposure to ionizing radiation during or after puberty increases a woman's risk for breast cancer… (More)
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1981
1981
Cells of Saccharomyces cerevisiae with mutations in the RAD52 gene have previously been shown to be defective in meiotic and… (More)
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1981
1981
Sixty-eight histopathologically confirmed keloids were excised in 40 patients from 1970 to 1979. Surgery involved intrakeloidal… (More)
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1975
1975
The authors present the case of a child aged 7 years who suffered from relapsing acute lymphocytic leukemia. Treatment consisting… (More)
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1959
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1959
Cell-free filtrates of x-ray-induced lymphoid tumors of strain C57BL/ Ka mice have elicited, on injection into newborn isologous… (More)
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