tolerance dose


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tolerance dose

The amount of radiation that may be received by an individual within a specified period with negligible results.
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[2] In order to reach this goal, the precise knowledge of tumor control radiation dose and the tolerance dose (TD) of normal tissue to radiation is required.
Reirradiation can be however challenging if the earlier treatment has been done with conventional radiotherapy and critical structures have received their full tolerance dose. Janssen et al.
The prescription dose of radiotherapy was determined mainly according to the mean dose to the liver, which was limited to 23 Gy and was also limited by the tolerance dose of the gastrointestinal tract.