What is radiotherapy?

Radiation therapy (also referred to as radiotherapy) uses high-energy rays to kill cancer cells. Radiation therapy may be administered alone, or in combination with surgery, chemotherapy, or both.

Questions to ask the doctor before radiation therapy:

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