Localized metastatic site treatment safe

Adams, Stacey L.; Harris, Jason; Shafer, Emily
September 2008
Hem/Onc Today;9/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 16, p26
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%.


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