Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Head and Neck Rhabdomyosarcoma

Andrew J. Frankart, John C. Breneman, Luke E. Pater
2021 Cancers  
The use of radiation therapy is an important part of multimodality treatment for rhabdomyosarcoma. The specific doses, treatment volumes, and techniques used in radiation therapy can vary dramatically based upon a number of factors including location, tumor size, and molecular characteristics, resulting in complex decisions in treatment planning. This article reviews the principles of evaluation and management for head and neck rhabdomyosarcoma including a summary of the historical studies upon which current management is based.
doi:10.3390/cancers13143567 fatcat:xj3ahttna5aerc7s3bzlr3uitu