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A Case Report of Twenty-Six Years Follow-up of Bronchio-Alveolar Lung Cancer Using Local Surgical and Repeated Radiation Techniques



Abstract

This case report describes a long follow-up of a patient treated for lung cancer by local therapy only using surgery and multiple radiation applications.



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A Case Report of Twenty-Six Years Follow-up of Bronchio-Alveolar Lung Cancer Using Local Surgical and Repeated Radiation Techniques


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Ralf Wilkowski

European CyberKnife Center Munich

Alexander Muacevic Corresponding Author

European CyberKnife Center Munich

Christoph Fürweger

Chief Medical Physicist, European CyberKnife Center Munich


Ethics Statement and Conflict of Interest Disclosures

Human subjects: Consent was obtained by all participants in this study. Conflicts of interest: The authors have declared the following conflicts of interest: Financial relationships: Ralf Wilkowski declare(s) an alternate financial activity from Accuray, Inc. Ralf Wilkowski receives speaker honoraria from Accuray, Inc.


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A Case Report of Twenty-Six Years Follow-up of Bronchio-Alveolar Lung Cancer Using Local Surgical and Repeated Radiation Techniques


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A Case Report of Twenty-Six Years Follow-up of Bronchio-Alveolar Lung Cancer Using Local Surgical and Repeated Radiation Techniques

  • Author Information
    Ralf Wilkowski

    European CyberKnife Center Munich

    Alexander Muacevic Corresponding Author

    European CyberKnife Center Munich

    Christoph Fürweger

    Chief Medical Physicist, European CyberKnife Center Munich


    Ethics Statement and Conflict of Interest Disclosures

    Human subjects: Consent was obtained by all participants in this study. Conflicts of interest: The authors have declared the following conflicts of interest: Financial relationships: Ralf Wilkowski declare(s) an alternate financial activity from Accuray, Inc. Ralf Wilkowski receives speaker honoraria from Accuray, Inc.

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    Article Information

    Published: August 08, 2012

    DOI

    10.7759/cureus.54

    Cite this article as:

    Wilkowski R, Muacevic A, Fürweger C (August 08, 2012) A Case Report of Twenty-Six Years Follow-up of Bronchio-Alveolar Lung Cancer Using Local Surgical and Repeated Radiation Techniques. Cureus 4(8): e54. doi:10.7759/cureus.54

    Publication history

    Peer review began: June 19, 2012
    Published: August 08, 2012

    Copyright

    © Copyright 2012
    Wilkowski et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0., which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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    This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Abstract

This case report describes a long follow-up of a patient treated for lung cancer by local therapy only using surgery and multiple radiation applications.



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Ralf Wilkowski, M.D.

European CyberKnife Center Munich

Alexander Muacevic, M.D., Professor

European CyberKnife Center Munich

For correspondence:
alexander.muacevic@cureus.com

Christoph Fürweger, Ph.D.

Chief Medical Physicist, European CyberKnife Center Munich

Ralf Wilkowski, M.D.

European CyberKnife Center Munich

Alexander Muacevic, M.D., Professor

European CyberKnife Center Munich

For correspondence:
alexander.muacevic@cureus.com

Christoph Fürweger, Ph.D.

Chief Medical Physicist, European CyberKnife Center Munich