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Radiation Related Cardiovascular Disease

  • S. Wamique Yusuf
Chapter

Abstract

Cardiovascular disease, is a well known complication of radiation therapy. This is especially seen in Hogdkin’s lymphoma survivors, who have received mediastinal therapy.

In this chapter, we present some of the common conditions associated with radiation induced heart disease.

Keyword

Radiation Vascular Heart disease 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of CardiologyUniversity of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA

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