Tonsil Cancer Treatment: Protons vs IMRT

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Today, really just a picture. No long explanation needed. Not close.

Tonsil Cancer Plan OKC Proton
Comparison plan for an early tonsil case where unilateral treatment is indicated. Colors represent doses – blue is the least. Red is the most dose. Yellow is around 40 Gy. Green is 28.5 Gy. Deepest red is 66 Gy. Oklahoma Proton Center.

Dr. Mark Storey MD
Medical Director, Oklahoma Proton Center

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