The risks of radiation therapy in patients with Fanconi's anemia who have cancer are not clear. Possible toxicity was reported in six of 14 patients: 1/1 with vaginal cancer, 4/10 with head and neck or esophageal cancer, and 1/3 with oral cancer following bone marrow transplant.
- Fanconi's anemia
- Head and neck cancer
- Radiation sensitivity
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging