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internal radiation

treatment in which a radioactive source is implanted or temporarily placed in the body. Compare with external beam radiation therapy. See also brachytherapy, implant.

Internal radiation therapy (brachytherapy)

... External beam radiation. Next Topic. Radiopharmaceuticals. Internal radiation
therapy (brachytherapy). ... Treatment with internal radiation. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapyprinciples/radiation-therapy-principles-how-is-radiation-given-internal-radiation

Internal radiation therapy

... External beam radiation therapy. Next Topic. What about radiation side effects?
Internal radiation therapy. How are implants put in the body? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapy-whatitishowithelps/radiation-therapy-what-it-is-internal-rad-therapy

How is radiation given?

... Previous Topic. Who gives radiation treatments? Next Topic. External
beam radiation. How is radiation given? Most ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapyprinciples/radiation-therapy-principles-how-is-radiation-given

Radiation therapy for anal cancer | American Cancer Society

... There are 2 main forms of radiation therapy: external beam and internal
radiation (brachytherapy). ... Internal radiation (brachytherapy). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/analcancer/detailedguide/anal-cancer-treating-radiation-therapy

External beam radiation therapy

... What should I ask my doctor? Next Topic. Internal radiation therapy. External
beam radiation therapy. How long does the treatment take? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapy-whatitishowithelps/radiation-therapy-what-it-is-external-beam-rad-therapy