Medical Radiology and Radiation Safety. 2024. Vol. 69. № 1


A. Shkuratov1, S. Golub1, 2, Y. Kirpichev1, A. Moiseev1, 3, I. Korovin1, A. Kryaneva1

Water Bolus Utilization for the Radiation Therapy of Patients
with Isolated Superficial Lesions of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

1 «Medscan» LLC, Moscow, Russia

2 «Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia», Moscow, Russia

3 «RT 7» LLC, Moscow, Russia

Contact person: A.V. Shkuratov, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Purpose: To demonstrate the effectiveness of water bolus, combined with individual immobilization for the treatment of lesions in the pedal region of the foot on a patient with isolated cutaneous T-cell lymphoma lesions. 

Material and methods: Construction of  individual immobilization devices, simultaneously functioning as a bolus, in two clinical cases of T-cell cutaneous lymphoma radiation therapy in the pedal region of the foot, along with 3D-CRT and VMAT treatment planning, accompanied by retrospective evaluation of interfractional motion. 

Results: The proposed methodology demonstrates the effectiveness of the individual immobilization devices in minimizing interfractional motion, as well as the benefit of the bolus effect of the device in achieving optimal dose distribution in the treatment of superficial T-cell lymphoma lesions. 

Keywords: radiation therapy, immobilization, bolus, dose evaluation, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

For citation: Shkuratov A, Golub S, Kirpichev Y, Moiseev A, Korovin I, Kryaneva A.Water Bolus Utilization for the Radiation Therapy of Patients with Isolated Superficial Lesions of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma. Medical Radiology and Radiation Safety. 2024;69(1):77–82. (In Russian). DOI:10.33266/1024-6177-2024-69-1-77-82



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Conflict of interest. The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Financing. The study had no sponsorship.

Contribution. Article was prepared with equal participation of the authors.

Article received: 20.10.2023. Accepted for publication: 27.11.2023.