induced radiation

Related to induced radiation: induced radioactivity

induced radiation

Radiation produced as a result of exposure to radioactive materials, particularly the capture of neutrons. See also contamination; initial radiation; residual radiation; residual radioactivity.
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20) Protecting against clinically induced radiation therapy is interesting, but in the real world, most skin damage comes from sunrays.
The same research group next explored whether these special fern extracts might benefit very light-skinned patients undergoing medically induced radiation therapy to the skin.