InFo Onkologie

, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp 39–49 | Cite as

Chancen auf mehr als nur eine kurzfristige Palliation

Erneute Strahlentherapie bei Tumorrezidiven

  • Frank ZimmermannEmail author
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Nahezu die Hälfte der Patienten mit lokal fortgeschrittenen Tumorerkrankungen entwickelt nach initial erfolgreicher Therapie lokale Rezidive. Eine Heilung ist dann zumeist nicht mehr möglich, wohl aber eine gute Palliation. Dabei müssen für die Re-Bestrahlung die Vorteile gegen die Nachteile (etwa ein erhöhtes Risiko für Nebenwirkungen) sorgfältig abgewogen werden.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Klinik für Strahlentherapie und RadioonkologieUniversitätsspital BaselBaselSchweiz

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