TITLE

Localized metastatic site treatment safe

AUTHOR(S)
Adams, Stacey L.; Harris, Jason; Shafer, Emily
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;9/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 16, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on localized metastatic site treatment. It references a study which appeared in the 2008 issue of "Clinical Cancer Research." The study found that radiotherapy was beneficial to patients with low-volume metastatic cancer who failed standard therapy. The radiographic/metabolic response rate of the radiated lesions was 59%.
ACCESSION #
34154555

 

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