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internal radiation

Nuclear radiation (alpha and beta particles and gamma radiation) resulting from radioactive substances in the body.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Based on type, the global radiation therapy market has been segmented into external-beam radiation therapy and internal radiation therapy.
TRUS is also used as a guide during some forms of treatment such as brachytherapy (internal radiation therapy) or cryotherapy.
"I'll have to have five weeks of radiotherapy five days a week, with one session of chemotherapy and after that I have brachytherapy (internal radiation therapy), which is more intense."
"I'll have to have five weeks of radiotherapy five days a week, with one session of chemotherapy and after that I have brachytherapy (internal radiation therapy), which is more intense." The treatment could damage Kirsty's womb and is likely to leave her unable to conceive naturally or carry a child, while radiotherapy can also affect the ovaries, triggering an early menopause.
I'll have to have five weeks of radiotherapy five days a week with one session of chemotherapy and after that, I have brachytherapy (internal radiation therapy) which is more intense."
Consultants have told the 60-year-old he would benefit from a life-extending treatment called "selective internal radiation therapy" (SIRT), which is not available from the NHS.
The treatment Jules needs is Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT), which is currently unavailable on the NHS.
She met with Dr Wilson at the Christie Hospital in Manchester, who said she could be eligible for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy or SIRT, which could have the best chance of prolonging her life.
Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France, June 08, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Nancyclotep has embarked in a significant investment program to become a reference center for vectorized internal radiation therapy in France.
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