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Radiotherapy is the use of high energy rays to destroy cancer cells. It may be used to cure some cancers, to reduce the chance of recurrence or for symptom relief. Watch our video about having radiotherapy
Find out about the late effects of radiotherapy.
Information about what will happen when your radiotherapy treatment has finished
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