Increased F-18-deoxyglucose uptake in the lung during the first weeks of radiotherapy is correlated with subsequent Radiation-Induced Lung Toxicity (RILT): A prospective pilot study
De Ruysscher, Dirk × Houben, Ans Aerts, Hugo J. W. L Dehing, Cary Wanders, Rinus Ollers, Michel Dingemans, Anne-Marie C Hochstenbag, Monique Boersma, Liesbeth Borger, Jacques Dekker, Andre Lambin, Philippe #
Elsevier Science Publishers
Radiotherapy and Oncology vol:91 issue:3 pages:415-420
Purpose: As Radiation-Induced Lung Toxicity (RILT) is dose-limiting for radiotherapy (RT) of lung cancer and current parameters are only moderately associated with RILT, we sought for novel parameters associated with RILT.