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Exposure to ionizing radiation and development of bone sarcoma: new insights based on atomic-bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American) 93(11):1008 (2011) PMID 21984980

Radiation-induced bone sarcoma has been associated with high doses of ionizing radiation from therapeutic or occupation-related exposures. However, the development of bone sarcoma following exposure to lower doses of ionizing radiation remains speculative.

DOI: 10.2106/JBJS.J.00256