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How will we know if the radiation therapy is working?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine
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In brief: Depends on cancer

The success rates for radiation therapy vary depending on the type and size of the cancer.

In brief: Depends on cancer

The success rates for radiation therapy vary depending on the type and size of the cancer.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Each

Cancer is different.
Many times we can see the cancer geting smaller, others it was already gone and its to provent recurrence. In prostate, we may not know for years based on psa descent.

In brief: Each

Cancer is different.
Many times we can see the cancer geting smaller, others it was already gone and its to provent recurrence. In prostate, we may not know for years based on psa descent.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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