A case of grade 3 (RTOG/EORTC) radiation pneumonitis in breast cancer (stage I) treated with conservative surgery and radiotherapy was reported. In most Japanese institutes, breast conserving therapy is indicated for stage I, and severe radiation pneumonitis has not been reported so far. In this article, we discussed the peculiarity X-ray image and clinical course in this sequela.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Japanese Journal of Clinical Radiology|
|Publication status||Published - 01-01-1995|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging