The essay gives a brief survey of possible side effects occurring in irradiating patients with carinomas of the breast. Special attention is paid to difficulties concerning differential diagnosis and occurring in differentiating radiation reactions from secondary blastomas in the skeleton system. The problems concerning lymphatic oedema in the arm, and changes in the lungs and the effects of radiotherapy on the haematopoictic system are dealt with.
Hohenberg, G;  Vienna Univ. (Austria). Inst. fuer Klinische Strahlenbiologie)
- Vienna Univ. (Austria). Strahlentherapeutische Klinik