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(Medicine) a form of radiation therapy using radium
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Noun1.Curietherapy - the use of radium in radiation therapy
actinotherapy, radiation therapy, radiotherapy, irradiation, radiation - (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance
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Contracts in the brachytherapy systems (known as remote afterloaders, curietherapy systems and endocurietherapy systems) were awarded to: Xoft Inc.