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I was wondering what are the risks of radiation therapy for orbital inflammatory disease and scleritis?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Some risks: Yes there is some but small risks. Radiation can affect the lens of the eye, causing opacities/cataracts but usually it can be shielded by the treating doctor.

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