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Internal radiation

Descriptions of Internal radiation

Internal radiation: A procedure in which radioactive material sealed in needles, seeds, wires, or catheters is placed directly into or near a tumor. Also called brachytherapy, implant radiation, or interstitial radiation therapy.
Source: National Institute of Health

Basic Information: Internal radiation

Internal radiation: Radiation therapy using radioactive materials placed inside the body.

Count: Internal radiation is listed as a: treatment for 17 conditions; alternative treatment for 0 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 0 conditions.

Internal radiation is a type of: Radiation therapy (183)

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List of Diseases with Internal radiation as a Treatment

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