Long-term risk of local failure after proton therapy for choroidal/ciliary body melanoma.

Citation data:

Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society, ISSN: 0065-9533, Vol: 100, Page: 43-8; discussion 48-9

Publication Year:
2002
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Repository URL:
https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/prevbeh_pp/309; https://works.bepress.com/wenjun_li/9
PMID:
12545676
PMCID:
PMC1358945
Author(s):
Evangelos S. Gragoudas; Anne Marie Lane; Kathleen M. Egan; John Munzenrider; Wenjun Li; James J. Augsburger
Tags:
Medicine; Choroid Neoplasms; Ciliary Body; Female; Follow-Up Studies; Humans; Male; Melanoma; Middle Aged; Neoplasm Recurrence, Local; Protons; Radiotherapy, High-Energy; Risk Factors; Survival Rate; Treatment Failure; Uveal Neoplasms; Ophthalmology
article description
To quantitate long-term risk of local treatment failure after proton irradiation of choroidal/ciliary body melanomas and to evaluate risk of metastasis-related deaths after local failure.