The management of malignant thymoma with radiation therapy

Lemuel S. Ariaratnam, Shalom Kalnicki, Flora Mincer, Charles Botstein

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Abstract

Eleven patients were treated at Montefiore Hospital from 1962 to 1975 for malignant thymic tumor. Radiation therapy was administered in the immediate post-operative period or for recurrence 1-6 years after initial excision. Eight patients were alive and free of disease 2-16 years after radiotherapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)77-80
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1979

Keywords

  • Electron beam
  • Malignant thymoma
  • Moving strip
  • Radiotherapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiation
  • Oncology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cancer Research

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