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Radiotherapy (RT) is a common treatment modality for cancers of the head and neck region 1, 2.As with all cancer therapies, there are acute and late side-effects from RT … I. Unlike chemotherapy, radiation therapy has long-term side effects in the mouth. a presentation on the method of oral care of patients on chemotherapy and radiotherapy, including data on the adverse effect of such therapy, the oral manifestations and dental management. Author links open overlay panel Michael K. Shrout D.M.D.. Show more %���� [�hN��W��W�&ʤ��|�̰�� �B�i5�埌����h��'u���z�����=*J�1� ��|G8�TG� O���$Q�C8�p�GΘ��zHc�4�YS�h�_�>kGGeI�Yֆr��c��T��>CXF9��5��g4�o�[ MPKSO���L�����ъN�K�O������g�+����)/.�)*.�-IˉR����J�N�LҎ��IHK�Q���V�V]%\�S[SA��V���&�z���Fb�q�sp131��s�tt�u 0000032344 00000 n Patients receiving high-dose chemotherapy, stem cell transplant, or radiation therapy should have an oral care … 638 0 obj <> endobj %PDF-1.4 • Advise the dentist if radiation … 0000003844 00000 n Silverman S, Chierici G. 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