Clear cell sarcoma of the gastrointestinal tract after very low-dose therapeutic radiation therapy: a case report.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Childhood cancer survivors are at risk for developing second malignant neoplasms. Very-low-dose therapeutic radiation therapy (RT) may be used to treat infants with Stage 4S neuroblastoma. We report a case of a patient who subsequently developed clear cell sarcoma of the gastrointestinal tract nearly 15 years after treatment with very low-dose therapeutic RT (4.5 Gy) for Stage 4S neuroblastoma.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Yang, JC; Chou, AJ; Oeffinger, KC; La Quaglia, MP; Wolden, SL

Published Date

  • October 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 47 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1943 - 1945

PubMed ID

  • 23084213

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1531-5037

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.08.014


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States