Dose-Volume Histogram - How is Dose-Volume Histogram abbreviated?
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Clinical dose-volume histogram
analysis for pneumonitis after 3D treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 1999;45:323-9.
(DVHs) were calculated for each patient from 5 Gy to 40 Gy at a 5-Gy dose-level interval (20 patients did not receive CT examinations in our center; thus only the absolute volume parameters were recorded).
Medical records were available for all but one of these survivors, and 85% had on file dose-volume histograms
for the anal sphincter, rectum, sigmoid, small intestine, urinary bladder, vagina, and pelvic bones.