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radiotherapy treatment

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy is a very useful tool in the treatment of cancers. There are numerous types of radiation and your Oncologist will discuss the specifics with you should you require this treatment. Radiotherapy uses ionising radiation …

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Chemotherapy

Systemic Therapy for Cancer The treatment of most cancers involves 2 components: Local treatment – aimed at controlling the primary tumour (for example surgery, to remove a cancerous breast lump) Systemic therapy – treatment that …

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brachytherapy treatment

Brachytherapy

Brachytherapy involves the insertion of a radiation source into a tumour. There are limited applications of this type of treatment and it can be used either on its own or in combination with external beam …

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