Radiation therapy (also known as radiotherapy) utilizes energy waves or particles to help fight cancer and certain other non-cancerous diseases. Depending on the reason for use, radiation therapy may be used to cure disease, control disease progression, or for symptom relief.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|DCIS (Ductal carcinoma in situ)||9||4|
|Squamous Cell Throat Cancer||8||2|
|Trigeminal neuralgia (trigeminal nerve pain)||4||2|
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