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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: A Clinical phase I/II trial to investigate preoperative dose-escalated intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) in patients with retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
written informed consent missing written informed consent
histologically confirmed, primary or locally recurrent soft tissue sarcoma of the retroperitoneal space missing histological conformation of soft tissue sarcoma
judged as at least marginally resectable Desmoid Tumors (aggressive fibromatosis), Gastrointestinal Stroma Tumors (GIST)
absence of distant metastases judged as gross incomplete or not resectable
tumor size ≥ 5 cm incomplete staging
  presence of distant metastases
  prior radiation therapy to the abdominal region
  participation in another clinical interventional study
  inflammatory bowel disease