PEDIATRIC AND YOUNG ADULT NASOPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA PATIENTS TREATED WITH PRERADIATION CISPLATIN AND DOCETAXEL CHEMOTHERAPY


VARAN A., Oezyar E., Corapcioglu F., Koeksal Y., Aydin B., Yazici N., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, vol.73, no.4, pp.1116-1120, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2008.05.028
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.1116-1120
  • Keywords: Children, Cisplatin, Docetaxel, Nasopharyngeal carcinoma, Treatment, SQUAMOUS-CELL CARCINOMA, PHASE-II TRIAL, ONCOLOGY-GROUP, NECK-CANCER, FOLLOW-UP, CHILDHOOD, EXPERIENCE, CHILDREN, THERAPY, HEAD

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate treatment results for pediatric and young adult (aged <21 years) patients with nonmetastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma treated with neoadjuvant cisplatin + docetaxel and radiotherapy.