fractionated radiotherapy


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Related to fractionated radiotherapy: Intensity modulated radiation therapy, IMRT

fractionated radiotherapy

a radiation dose divided and given over a number of treatments.
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The consistent pain relief that we observed in this study indicates that stereotactic radiosurgery is a feasible and effective approach for improving the quality of life in patients with spinal tumors compared with the traditional fractionated radiotherapy.
Patients received a standard fractionated radiotherapy for 4 to 7 weeks.
Radiotherapy: Fractionated radiotherapy is now rarely used in primary therapy of prolactinomas because of relatively poor results and also because it is fraught with the risk of post radiotherapy pituitary insufficiency.
Pollock BE, Carpenter PC: Stereotactic radiosurgery as an alternative to fractionated radiotherapy for patients with recurrent or residual nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas.