Successful management of female urethral carcinoma with radiation therapy and concurrent chemotherapy

Gynecol Oncol Case Rep. 2011 Nov 4;2(1):1-3. doi: 10.1016/j.gynor.2011.10.006. eCollection 2011.


► Successful treatment of locally advanced urethral carcinoma with chemoradiation as evidenced by patients alive NED at 90 and 47 months. ► 45 Gy of external beam RT followed by 15-25 Gy of interstitial brachytherapy. ► Concurrent chemotherapy with 5-fluorouracil and cisplatin.

Keywords: Brachytherapy; Carcinoma; Chemotherapy; Radiotherapy; Urethra.