Uterine perforation by an intracavitary tandem: CT demonstration.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Perforation of the uterus by a tandem device is an important complication of intracavitary radiotherapy for cervical carcinoma. Although the sonographic appearance of this complication is well recognized, its demonstration by computed tomography (CT) has been reported in only a single case. We report a second case and discuss the CT findings.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Milman, RM; Goodman, P

Published Date

  • July 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 223 - 226

PubMed ID

  • 1933655

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0899-7071

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0899-7071(91)90084-9


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States