Most Popular Types: Stereotactic Body Radiation, Brachytherapy (Internal Seed Implants), Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cobalt Radiation, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Intensity-Modulated Radiation, Proton Beam Radiation, Total Body Irradiation, Brachytherapy (High Dose Rate), Brachytherapy (Low Dose Rate), CyberKnife Radiosurgery, Electron Beam Therapy, Image Guided Radiation, Intraoperative Radiation, Plaque Radiation, Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiation, Tomotherapy, Total Skin Electron Beam Therapy (TSEBT), Whole Brain Radiation (Show all)
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.
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