V30 as a predictor for radiation-induced hypothyroidism: a dosimetric analysis in patients who received radiotherapy to the neck.


Akgun Z., ATASOY B. M. , Ozen Z., YAVUZ D. , Gulluoglu B. , Sengoz M., ...More

Radiation oncology (London, England), vol.9, pp.104, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1748-717x-9-104
  • Title of Journal : Radiation oncology (London, England)
  • Page Numbers: pp.104
  • Keywords: Dosimetric analysis, Hypothyroidism, Radiotherapy, HEAD, CANCER, CARCINOMA, LARYNGEAL, LYMPHOMA, TUMORS

Abstract

Introduction: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the possible predictors of thyroid disorders after neck radiotherapy, with a focus on radiation dose-volume factors.