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Table 3 Dose deposition (in percent) to the esophagus tumor for our work and 192Ir brachytherapy source encapsulated in platinum

From: A simulation study on using 252Cf for the treatment of esophagus tumor in human phantom

Tissue Our results (%) Neves et al. [30]
Tumor 100 100
Lung 3.3 14.1
Esophagus 30.46 184.2
Brain 0.002 0.6
Liver 0.05 3.1