Artykuł naukowy na temat napromieniowania
The prostate is a gland in the male reproductive system. The function of the prostate is to secrete fluid which contains enzymes and mucus. Radiotherapy is one of the methods of killing cancer cells. This is therapy using ionising radiation.
The aim of this study was to compare the dose distribution in organs at risk in intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), 3-field and 4-field techniques in patients with prostate cancer.