radiotherapy

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Related to fractionated radiotherapy: Intensity modulated radiation therapy, IMRT
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Synonyms for radiotherapy

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

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Hypofractionated versus conventionally fractionated radiotherapy for prostate carcinoma: Final results of phase III randomized trial.
he team sought to eradicate the remaining tumour by applying a course of 33 computer-guided, fractionated radiotherapy treatments as a first approach.
The authors previously defined, in a Phase I trial, the maximum tolerable chemotherapy dose of the drug combination, concurrently with three-dimensional conformal conventionally fractionated radiotherapy.
She learned that Gil Lederman was coming to Britain from the USA and went to Manchester to hear him talk about fractionated radiotherapy that involved no surgery at all and has just a 12 per cent risk of hearing loss.
It is often difficult to anticipate the degree of skin damage that will occur with a course of fractionated radiotherapy.