radium therapy


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radium therapy

n.
The use of radium in radiotherapy.
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radium therapy

n
(Medicine) treatment of disease, esp cancer, by exposing affected tissues to radiation from radium
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Noun1.radium therapy - 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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radium therapy

n. radioterapia, terapia con el uso de radio.
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Radium therapy with deep X-rays by implanting Radium needles in horn cavity or immunization with autogenous vaccine or cauterisation with Copper sulphate and chemotherapy using Vincristine are recommended (Prasad et al., 2016).
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Cockshott, "Carpal fusions," The American Journal of Roentgenology, Radium Therapy, and Nuclear Medicine, vol.