Radiotherapy Radiotherapy is the most commonly used cancer treatment for ulcerating tumours.
In developing countries, lack of public education and awareness, together with lack of screening programs especially in poor and politically unstable countries, are associated with delayed presentation of the disease.
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While embolization initially stopped the bleeding, she soon developed another bleeding site with continued aggressive growth of the fungating mass.
For our patient, because of the bulk of the mass, we decided to increase the dose to 3, cGy in 13 fractions.