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Intracavitary Hyperthermia Combined with H.D.R. Afterloading Irradiation in Vaginal Recurrences of Cervical Carcinoma

  • S. Parisi
  • A. Raguso
  • M. Portaluri
  • A. Maiorana
  • P. Vittori Antisari
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 267)

Abstract

Hyperthermia has been shown to be effective for treatment of superficial tumors, expecially when combined with radiation and chemotherapy.

Keywords

External Beam Radiotherapy Cervical Carcinoma 192Ir Irradiation Heat Pattern Tissue Equivalent Material 
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References

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    Gibbs F., Peacok. L., Settles K., Stewart J. Preliminary experience with induction of deep regional abdominal hyperthermia using the BSD annular phased array applicator system. Radiation research, 1982, 91, 423Google Scholar
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    Nilsson P. 1984 Phd Thesis, Lund University, SwedenGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Parisi
    • 1
  • A. Raguso
    • 1
  • M. Portaluri
    • 1
  • A. Maiorana
    • 1
  • P. Vittori Antisari
    • 1
  1. 1.Radiotherapy Department “Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza”Regional General HospitalSan Giovanni RotondoItaly

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