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Radiation sickness

Radiation sickness: Introduction

Radiation sickness: Illness from radiation exposure or cancer radiotherapy. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Radiation sickness is available below.

Symptoms of Radiation sickness

Treatments for Radiation sickness

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Radiation sickness?

Radiation sickness: Related Patient Stories

Alternative Treatments for Radiation sickness

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Radiation sickness may include:

  • Cadmium sulph homeopathic remedy
  • Ipecacuanha homeopathic remedy
  • Phosphorus homeopathic remedy
  • Arsenicum homeopathic remedy
  • more treatments »

Radiation sickness: Complications

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Causes of Radiation sickness

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Disease Topics Related To Radiation sickness

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Radiation sickness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Radiation sickness

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Radiation sickness: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Radiation sickness

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Radiation sickness: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Radiation sickness

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Prognosis for Radiation sickness

Prognosis for Radiation sickness: Usually good for radiotherapy-caused illness, but all types depend on the exposure.

Research about Radiation sickness

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Clinical Trials for Radiation sickness

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Statistics for Radiation sickness

Radiation sickness: Broader Related Topics

Radiation sickness Message Boards

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Definitions of Radiation sickness:

Syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours; "he was suffering from radiation" - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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