Placement technique and the early complications of balloon breast brachytherapy - Magee-Womens Hospital experience


Soran A., Evrensel T. , Beriwal S., Mogus R., Keenan D., Kelley J. L. , ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY-CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS, vol.30, no.2, pp.152-155, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.coc.0000255573.02106.bc
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY-CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS
  • Page Numbers: pp.152-155

Abstract

Backgrounds and Objectives: Open (OT) and percutaneous closed (PCT) techniques have been described for placement of the MammoSite catheter to deliver accelerated partial breast brachytherapy. We report early complications of both techniques.