Radiotherapy for adrenal cortex carcinoma (program ID: 280894)
University Hospital RWTH Aachen
Michael J. EbleSpecialized in: radiation oncology, radiotherapy
Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy
- Initial presentation in the clinic
- history taking
- general clinical examination
- laboratory tests:
- complete blood count
- general urine analysis
- biochemical analysis of blood
- TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
- tumor markers
- inflammation indicators
- indicators blood coagulation
- hormone blood test
- abdominal CT/ MRI
- ultrasound examination
- nursing staff services
- elaboration of individual treatment plan
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About the department
The Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy offers all modern methods of conformal radiotherapy for benign and malignant diseases, which are used today. The chief physician of the Department is Prof. Dr. med. Michael J. Eble. Due to the use of the latest imaging methods during the treatment planning, the side effects can be reduced.
The peculiarity of the Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy at the University Hospital Aachen lies in intraoperative irradiation (IORT) with the miniature linear accelerator and fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (treatment by means of a gamma knife) for brain tumors. The other focus of the treatment is radiotherapy for prostate cancer by means of brachytherapy.
The team of doctors of the Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy at the University Hospital Aachen under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Michael J. Eble makes every effort to provide the highest quality of the patient care. The treatment options include the newest and innovative strategies to overcome cancer. They involve the most aggressive tumor therapy with a simultaneous reducing/preventing of side effects. The recommended medication meets the most advanced national and international standards.
The range of services of the Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy at the University Hospital Aachen includes:
- Stereotactic radiotherapy/ radiosurgery of head and body
- Radiotherapy with intensity modulation
- Differentiated radiotherapy of prostate cancer
- Combined radio-and chemotherapy
- Intraoperative radiotherapy
- Implantation of a radioactive
According to the Focus magazine rating of 2017, the Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiotherapy at the University Hospital Aachen ranks among the top German departments specializing in radiation therapy!