106Ru plaque brachytherapy for uveal melanoma: Factors associated with local tumor recurrence Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brachytherapy
  • Melanoma
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Ruthenium Radioisotopes
  • Uveal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Among patients treated with (106)Ru plaque brachytherapy using COMS planning techniques, we found a greater than expected rate of local tumor recurrence. Planning (106)Ru plaque brachytherapy should be done carefully at centers that have previously used COMS protocols and (125)I.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4664055

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.brachy.2014.04.002

PubMed ID

  • 24880583

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 584

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 13

number

  • 6