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Cervical Cancer

  • Daniel R. Simpson
  • Anthony J. Paravati
  • Catheryn M. Yashar
  • Loren K. Mell
  • Arno J. Mundt
Chapter
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

The cervix is the inferior portion of the uterus that is bound superiorly by the lower uterine segment and it protrudes into the upper vagina. The cervix is conical in shape and typically measures 3 × 3 cm.

Keywords

Cone Beam Compute Tomography Uterine Artery Clinical Target Volume Gross Tumor Volume Lower Uterine Segment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel R. Simpson
    • 1
  • Anthony J. Paravati
    • 1
  • Catheryn M. Yashar
    • 1
  • Loren K. Mell
    • 1
  • Arno J. Mundt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied SciencesUniversity of California San DiegoLa JollaUSA

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