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How long does each session of radiation therapy last?

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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
5 doctors agree

In brief: A few minutes

Typical radiation takes a couple of minutes.
A few minutes is spent for setup before each treatment for accurate targeting. Radiosurgery is typically longer and can take about an hour or a bit longer at times.

In brief: A few minutes

Typical radiation takes a couple of minutes.
A few minutes is spent for setup before each treatment for accurate targeting. Radiosurgery is typically longer and can take about an hour or a bit longer at times.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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Dr. Kris Gast
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Time of radiation

Each treatment which is given daily can last between 10 and 20 minutes depending on the complexity of your treatment plan and the experience of your treatment team.

In brief: Time of radiation

Each treatment which is given daily can last between 10 and 20 minutes depending on the complexity of your treatment plan and the experience of your treatment team.
Dr. Kris Gast
Dr. Kris Gast
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