Failure patterns relative to radiation treatment fields for stage II-IV thymoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Thymoma
  • Thymus Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although there were few in-field failures in patients who received RT for stage II-IV thymomas, a high rate of out-of-field intrathoracic failures still occurred. Further study is necessary to identify treatment approaches that prevent pleural recurrences.

publication date

  • March 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000099

PubMed ID

  • 24518091

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 403

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 9

number

  • 3