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How do you combat the health effects of radiation exposure?

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Dr. Jekwon Yeh
Radiation Oncology 15 years experience
Depends: depends on how much radiation dose you received and how much of your body was given radiation. With therapeutic radiation the dose are usually very controlled. Most patients may have some fatigue with radiation but that resolves with time. Different organs respond differently to radiation.
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What are the different effects of radiation exposure?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 62 years experience
Depends: Radiation effect depends on the type and amount of radiation and how much an individual is exposed to and what areas of the body are exposed.
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Last updated Oct 8, 2017


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