Radiation induced cancer

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Radiation induced cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 219 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oridonin Enhances Radiation-Induced Cell Death by Promoting DNA Damage in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Cells.
 

Author(s): Hyejin Park, Ye Ji Jeong, Na-Kyung Han, Joong Sun Kim, Hae-June Lee

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Although many attempts have been made to improve the efficacy of radiotherapy to treat cancer, radiation resistance is still an obstacle in lung cancer treatment. Oridonin is a natural compound with promising antitumor efficacy that can trigger cancer cell death; however, its direct ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Validation of previously reported predictors for radiation-induced hypothyroidism in nasopharyngeal cancer patients treated with intensity-modulated radiation therapy, a post hoc analysis from a Phase III randomized trial.
 

Author(s): Chawalit Lertbutsayanukul, Sarin Kitpanit, Anussara Prayongrat, Danita Kannarunimit, Buntipa Netsawang, Chakkapong Chakkabat

Journal: J. Radiat. Res.. 2018 Jul;59(4):446-455.

 

This study aimed to validate previously reported dosimetric parameters, including thyroid volume, mean dose, and percentage thyroid volume, receiving at least 40, 45 and 50 Gy (V40, V45 and V50), absolute thyroid volume spared (VS) from 45, 50 and 60 Gy (VS45, VS50 and VS60), and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Abnormal pulmonary function tests predict the development of radiation-induced pneumonitis in advanced non-small cell lung Cancer.
 

Author(s): L Torre-Bouscoulet, W R Muñoz-Montaño, D Martínez-Briseño, F J Lozano-Ruiz, R Fernández-Plata, J A Beck-Magaña, C García-Sancho, A Guzmán-Barragán, E Vergara, M Blake-Cerda, L Gochicoa-Rangel, F Maldonado, M Arroyo-Hernández, O Arrieta

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Radiation pneumonitis (RP) is a frequent complication of concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CCRT) and is associated with severe symptoms that decrease quality of life and might result in pulmonary fibrosis or death. The aim of this study is to identify whether pulmonary function test (PFT) ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 25 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation-induced chondrosarcoma of the scapula after radiotherapy for lung cancer: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Abdelfettah Zidane, Adil Arsalane, Mohammed Lahkim, Issam Lalya, Abderrahim Ktaibi, Ismail Essadi

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Radiotherapy associated with chemotherapy is a well-established treatment modality for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancers. Radiation-induced second malignancies, particularly radiation-induced sarcomas, are rare. Some authors reported a recent increase in the incidence of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Short and long term radiation induced cardiovascular disease in patients with cancer.
 

Author(s): Kirsten Melgaard Nielsen, Birgitte Vrou Offersen, Hanne Melgaard Nielsen, Merete Vaage-Nilsen, Syed Wamique Yusuf

Journal: Clin Cardiol. 2017 Apr;40(4):255-261.

 

Radiation-induced cardiovascular disease is well described as a late effect in cancer patients treated with radiation therapy. Advancements in surgery, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy have led to an increasing number of cancer survivors with resultant long-term side effects related ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Radiation-induced heart disease in lung cancer radiotherapy: A dosimetric update.
 

Author(s): Xin Ming, Yuanming Feng, Chengwen Yang, Wei Wang, Ping Wang, Jun Deng

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Oct;95(41):e5051.

 

Radiation-induced heart disease (RIHD), which affects the patients' prognosis with both acute and late side effects, has been published extensively in the radiotherapy of breast cancer, lymphoma and other benign diseases. Studies on RIHD in lung cancer radiotherapy, however, are less ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Radiation-induced Toxicity in Prostate Cancer/ Standard-Follow-Up Program Prostate
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer

 

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2017

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Prevention of Mucositis in Patients With Head and Neck Cancer Treated With Radiotherapy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Radiation- Induced Mucositis; Adverse Effect of Radiation Therapy; Head and Neck Cancer

 

Last Updated: 29 Nov 2017

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2018

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