Application of conformal radiotherapy in treatment of non-Hodgkin head and neck lymphoma
AbstractA male patient, aged 33, was treated at the Clinicfor Oncology, Hematology and Radiotherapy atthe University Clinical Center, Tuzla, with thediagnosis of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Conformalradiotherapy was conducted on the regionof the epipharynx, oropharynx and lymphnodes of the neck on both sides (1).
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