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ASTRO Guideline on Radiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer

Published: July/August 2020 (Web posted: May 2020)

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This guideline provides recommendations on the use of radiation therapy to treat adult women with cervical cancer. The guideline covers the curative management of invasive carcinomas of the uterine cervix, which include squamous cell carcinomas and adenocarcinomas. It focuses on management of cervical cancer with radiation therapy and its indications, techniques and outcomes. It additionally covers other therapies that modify the efficacy of radiation therapy when used concurrently or in sequence (e.g., chemotherapy and/or surgery).

Developed in collaboration with:
  • American Brachytherapy Society
  • American Society for Clinical Oncology
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology 
Endorsed by:
  • American Brachytherapy Society
  • Canadian Association of Radiation Oncology
  • European Society of Radiotherapy
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology 
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