Late genitourinary and gastrointestinal toxicity after magnetic resonance image-guided prostate brachytherapy with or without neoadjuvant external beam radiation therapy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brachytherapy
  • Carcinoma
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Radiation Injuries
  • Rectum
  • Urethra
  • Urinary Bladder

abstract

  • In the current study, rectal bleeding after MRI-guided prostate brachymonotherapy was infrequent, and urethral and bladder toxicity is reported to be rare and may be attributed to the urethral-sparing technique of the MRI-guided approach.

publication date

  • September 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.11595

PubMed ID

  • 12942561

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 949

end page

  • 54

volume

  • 98

number

  • 5