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Radiation therapy for colorectal cancer

... Endocavitary radiation therapy: This type of treatment is used for some
rectal cancers. A small device is placed through ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-radiation-therapy

Radiation treatment for colorectal cancer

... Endocavitary radiation therapy: For some small rectal tumors radiation can
be given with a small device that is placed through the anus and into the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/overviewguide/colorectal-cancer-overview-treating-radiation

Cancer Glossary

... endocavitary radiation therapy Search [end-oh-KAV-uh-terr ... See also external
beam radiation therapy, radiation therapy. ... See also hormone therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=e

Treatment by stage of rectal cancer

... If you are too sick to have surgery, you may be treated with radiation therapy
such as endocavitary radiation therapy (radiation given using a device ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-by-stage-rectum

Radiation Therapy Principles

... Endocavitary radiation ... References American Society for Therapeutic Radiology
and Oncology. Answers to Your Radiation Therapy Questions. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003019-pdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer

... Several studies have suggested that men who had radiation therapy to treat
prostate cancer might have a higher risk of rectal cancer because the ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003096-pdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Overview

... Endocavitary radiation therapy: For some small rectal tumors ... Some targeted
therapies are already ... Understanding Radiation Therapy: A Guide for ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003047-pdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures

... This may mean endocavitary radia- tion therapy ... Often, an enterostomal therapist
will visit the ... Radiation therapy i Side effects of radiation therapy for ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/caff2005cr4pwsecuredpdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures 2008-2010

... may also reflect the increased use of menopausal hormone therapy in women ...
radiation treatments after a cancer diagnosis.18 Racial disparities in ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/acsq-013673.pdf