Soft Tissue Cancers

  • Nicholas G. ZaorskyEmail author
  • Daniel M. Trifiletti
  • Heath B. Mackley


This chapter discusses the general management of patients with sarcomas, particularly soft tissue sarcomas, with special focus on principles that guide radiotherapy management. Several key components of trimodality care and radiation field design are discussed.


Thigh Soft tissue Osteosarcoma Retroperitoneal 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicholas G. Zaorsky
    • 1
    Email author
  • Daniel M. Trifiletti
    • 2
  • Heath B. Mackley
    • 1
  1. 1.Penn State Cancer InstituteHersheyUSA
  2. 2.Mayo ClinicJacksonvilleUSA

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