TITLE

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Local Radiotherapy for High-Grade Osteosarcoma of the Extremities

AUTHOR(S)
Machak, Gennady N.; Tkachev, Sergey I.; Solovyev, Yuriy N.; Sinyukov, Pavel A.; Ivanov, Stanislav M.; Kochergina, Natalya V.; Rykov, Alexey D.; Tepliakov, Valery V.; Bokhian, Benjamin Y.; Glebovskaya, Valeria V.
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Feb2003, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p147
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines the effectiveness of radiation therapy for local control of nonmetastatic osteosarcoma of the extremities after induction chemotherapy. Finding that radiation therapy can be a reliable modality to control local disease and preserve limb function when used after effective induction chemotherapy for osteosarcoma of the extremities.
ACCESSION #
9749199

 

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