Superficial Radiotherapy as a treatment for Dupuytren’s disease and skin cancer - Cancer
Dupuytren’s contracture and Ledderhose disease are common, with rates of 20% of the population over the age of 65 having either disease. Causing a debilitating curling of fingers and toes, the most common treatment is surgery, causing long term and painful recovery. With the Xstrahl 200’s versatile radiotherapy system that can treat these diseases using advanced superficial and orthovoltage treatment techniques for a 95% success rate1. References: 1 – Seegenschmiedt MH, Keilholz L, Wielputz M, et al. ‘Long-term outcome of radiotherapy for early stage Dupuytren’s disease: A phase III clinical study‘. In: Eaton C, Seegenschmiedt MH, Bayat A, et al.