radiotherapy

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Related to fractionated radiotherapy: Intensity modulated radiation therapy, IMRT
  • noun

Synonyms for radiotherapy

(medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance

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She had a second tumor, on her left jugular vein, treated with a five week course of fractionated radiotherapy two years ago.
Leksell Gamma Knife Icon establishes a new international standard for precision radiosurgery and fractionated radiotherapy for targets within the brain and head and neck," adds Christopher M.
Hypofractionated Versus Conventionally Fractionated Radiotherapy for Prostate Carcinoma: Final Results of Phase III Randomized Trial.
Nicholas van As, Royal Marsden, London, United Kingdom gave an overview of the newly launched PACE study, a multicenter randomized comparative clinical study of CyberKnife prostate SBRT, surgery and conventionally fractionated radiotherapy.
Buntzel et al conducted a phase II study of 39 patients with advanced head and neck cancer who received a combination of fractionated radiotherapy and simultaneous carboplatin chemotherapy (total dose: 60 Gy).