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  • Condition: Pediatric Patients with Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor (ATRT)
  • Journal: International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Treatment Used: Focal vs. Craniospinal Irradiation (CSI)
  • Number of Patients: 65
  • Published —
This study compared focal versus craniospinal irradiation (radiation technique; CSI) for pediatric patients with atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor (tumor of the brain and spinal cord; ATRT).
  • Condition: Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor (ATRT) of Central Nervous System
  • Journal: International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Treatment Used: Pencil-Beam Proton Radiotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study analyzed the use of pencil-beam proton radiotherapy (steers a beam of radiation or charged particles across an object) for patients with atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (fast-growing cancerous tumor of the brain and spinal cord; ATRT) of the central nervous system (made up of the brain and spinal cord).