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Radiation therapy for brain metastasis.
Palliative readiotherapy for bone metastases.
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
Cancer of the oral cavity and oropharynx.
Cancer of the major salivary glands.
Cancer of larynx and hypopharynx.
Squamous cell carcinoma of unknown head and neck primary.
Thyroid cancer.
Breast cancer.
Lung cancer.
Thymic tumors.
Esophageal cancer.
Gastric cancer.
Pancreatic cancer.
Hepatocellular carcinoma.
Gallbladder carcinoma.
Rectal cancer.
Anal cancer. & Quot;Decision Making in Radiation Oncology" is a reference book designed to enable radiation oncologists, including those in training, to make diagnostic and treatment decisions effectively and efficiently. The design is based on the belief that 'a picture is worth a thousand words'. Knowledge is conveyed through an illustrative approach using algorithms, schemas, graphics, and tables. Detailed guidelines are provided for multidisciplinary cancer management and radiation therapy techniques. In addition to the attention-riveting algorithms for diagnosis and treatment, strategies for the m.