What is Intraoperative Radiation?

Category: Procedures


Generic name: Radiation Therapy

Intraoperative radiation is the use of radiation therapy during a surgical procedure. This is done in the operating room and typically uses a larger single dose of radiation. It can be used in combination with external beam radiation therapy.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Intraoperative Radiation

Side effect Patients
Acid reflux 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Intraoperative Radiation.