What is Total Body Irradiation?

Category: Procedures


Generic name: Radiation Therapy

Total Body Irradiation (TBI) is a form of radiation therapy used primarily as part of the preparation process for hematopoietic stem cell (or bone marrow) transplantation. In this setting, TBI is often given in combination with high-dose chemotherapy to destroy or suppress the immune system.

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