Key points

■ Radiation therapy is an option for recalcitrant disease

■ Even a minute dosage appears to have a clinical effect

■ In chronic disease higher doses are used

■ The majority of patients in the published case series have had beneficial effects from radiation therapy

■ The total dose should not exceed 12 Gy

■ An interdisciplinary approach to radiotherapy is recommended and should include a dermatologist with radiotherapy experience


23.1 Introduction 174

23.2 Treatment Regimens 175

23.3 Case Series Reports 175

23.4 Conclusion 175

References 175

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