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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)

... Internal radiation therapy (brachytherapy). What is internal radiation therapy? ...
Will I be radioactive during or after internal radiation treatment? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-internal-radiation-therapy

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 therapy given?

... How is radiation therapy given? Radiation therapy can be given in 3 ways:
as external radiation, as internal radiation, or as systemic radiation. ...

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

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

Systemic radiation

... Previous Topic. Internal radiation therapy (brachytherapy). Next Topic.
Preventing and managing side effects. Systemic radiation therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation

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

Understanding Radiation Therapy: A Guide for Patients and ...

... Informed consent; How is radiation therapy given? External radiation therapy;
Internal radiation therapy (brachytherapy); Systemic radiation therapy; ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/index

Radiation therapy for cancer of unknown primary

... Internal radiation therapy (brachytherapy). Another method of delivering
radiation is called internal radiation, interstitial radiation, or brachytherapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerofunknownprimary/detailedguide/cancer-unknown-primary-treating-radiation

Radiation Therapy Principles

... How is radiation given? External beam radiation; Internal radiation
therapy (brachytherapy); Radiopharmaceuticals; Safety ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/radiationtherapyprinciples/index