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American Brachytherapy Society recommends for palliative treatment in esophageal carcinoma with external beam radiotherapy 30 Gy in 10 fractions and intraluminal high-dose rate brachytherapy
10-14 Gy in two fractions.
Although our institution and most institutions in the US now use high-dose rate brachytherapy
for the treatment of this disease, low-dose rate brachytherapy is still used in many other countries.
It should be noted that high-dose rate brachytherapy
is another promising technique for patients with prostate cancer,[sup.73] but its study is beyond the scope of this guideline.