Radiotherapy

Internal radiotherapy explained

Different methods of internal radiotherapy can be used to treat some cancers.

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    Brachytherapy

    Brachytherapy uses radioactive implants such as seeds, pellets, wires or plates that are put near or inside the tumour.

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    What is internal radiotherapy?

    Internal radiotherapy is when treatment is given by placing radioactive material inside the body.