Gastric Cancer

  • Jeremy Tey
  • Jiade J. Lu


Prior to radiotherapy planning, it is imperative to review surgical and pathology reports and discuss with the surgeon to identify the areas considered to be the highest risk for recurrence; type of operation, i.e., total vs. partial gastrectomy, needs to be noted.


Target Volume Planning Target Volume Adjuvant Radiotherapy Clinical Target Volume Radiotherapy Planning 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiation OncologyNational University Cancer Institute, National University Health SystemSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Department of Medicine, School of MedicineNational University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore

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