Correlation of osteoradionecrosis and dental events with dosimetric parameters in intensity-modulated radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dental Caries
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Mandibular Diseases
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Parotid Gland
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated
  • Tooth Extraction

abstract

  • ORN is rare after head-and-neck IMRT, but is more common with oral cavity primaries. Our results suggest different mechanisms for radiation-induced caries versus extractions.

publication date

  • November 15, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.02.003

PubMed ID

  • 21570202

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e207

end page

  • 13

volume

  • 81

number

  • 4