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Severe Dry Eye Syndrome After Radiotherapy for Head-and-Neck Tumors.
To investigate the incidence of severe dry eye syndrome (DES) after external beam radiotherapy for head-and-neck cancer and its dependence on the parameters relevant to external beam radiotherapy.
METHODS AND MATERIALS:
The present retrospective study included 78 patients treated for primary extracranial head-and-neck tumors between 1965 and 2000, whose lacrimal apparatus/entire