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Radiation therapy is the medical use of ionizing radiation as part of cancer treatment to control malignant cells . Radiotherapy may be used for curative or adjuvant cancer treatment. It is used as palliative treatment or as...
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Information about what to expect during radiation therapy, including the general effects of treatment and how to deal with specific side effects.
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A fact sheet that defines the different types of radiation therapy and discusses scientific advances that improve the effectiveness of this treatment. National ...
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More about Radiation Therapy: Purpose Precautions Preparation Aftercare Risks Normal results Resources Radiation Therapy Definition Radiation therapy,
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Detailed guide to how radiation therapy works ... During your radiation therapy, you will be cared for by a team of medical professionals. ...
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Information on many different cancers includes symptoms, cancer detection and prevention, and treatment options. ... What are the types of radiation therapy? ...
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Radiation therapy, also called radiotherapy, irradiation, or X-ray therapy, is one of the most common forms of cancer treatment.
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More than half of all people with cancer are treated with radiation therapy. ... What Are the Common Side Effects of Radiation Therapy? ...
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Information and Understanding on Radiation Therapy. ... Radiation therapy is a common treatment for brain ... Radiation therapy does not remove the tumor. ...
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The definition of radiation therapy, who's a candidate, and the different types available. ... Radiation therapy plays a much more important role in treating ...
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Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People with Cancer(National Cancer ... Childhood Radiation Therapy Ups Breast Cancer Risk(07/20/2009, Reuters Health) ...
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Radiation therapy is one of several treatments used to treat cancer by itself or ... Internal Radiation Therapy. What Are The Side Effects Of Treatment? Common ...
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This type of radiation therapy is typically administered on an outpatient basis ... In general, radiation therapy can make patients feel tired and lose their ...
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... goal of radiation therapy is to maximize ... Proton beam radiation therapy. ... The advantage of proton radiation therapy over x-rays is its ability to deliver ...
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Radiation therapy uses the same principle -- the power of high-energy waves or ... What are the side effects of radiation therapy? • Will I be radioactive? ...
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Radiation therapy — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this cancer treatment. ... Radiation therapy damages cells by destroying the genetic material ...
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Radiation Therapy for breast cancer ... Radiation therapy — also called radiotherapy — is ... Ask-the-Expert Conference: March 2004: Radiation Therapy Updates ...
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