Case Report: Interstitial Brachytherapy in case of Left Tonsil

Dr. Rajendra Bhalavat, Dr. Manish Chandra

Carcinoma of Tonsils are relatively rare entity of Head and Neck Cancers. Typically EBRT is employed to treat the primary gross lesion and its nodal draining basins followed by a Brachytherapy Boost. This is a case report of a patient diagnosed with Left Tonsil and treated with EBRT followed by Brachytherapy Boost.
Clinical Details: A 69 years old Male presented in our OPD with foreign body sensation in back of the throat since 1 month associated later with irritation and sore throat. He took local treatment for irritation but to no avail. The sensations increased gradually over time. There was no other significant history.