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May 1977

Modern Radiotherapy for Malignant EpitheliomasA Measure of Last Resort

Author Affiliations

From the Departments of Radiation Oncology (Drs Farina, Newall, and Carella) and Dermatology (Dr Leider), New York University Medical Center, New York.

Arch Dermatol. 1977;113(5):650-654. doi:10.1001/archderm.1977.01640050110020

• There are exceptional cases of malignant epitheliomas in which radiotherapy is at once or eventually becomes a treatment of last resort. We recount the clinical facts, histologic findings, radiotherapeutic techniques, and results of treatment of seven such cases.

(Arch Dermatol 113:650-654, 1977)