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Idc surgeon says there can be quite a few problems with patients that have RA if they have radiation.I read this is controversial.What's your opinion?

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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes/No

Radiation is not an absolute contraindication in the setting of ra.
It is at best a relative contraindication. The severity of RA will be taken into consideration by your radiation oncologist when making a recommendation.

In brief: Yes/No

Radiation is not an absolute contraindication in the setting of ra.
It is at best a relative contraindication. The severity of RA will be taken into consideration by your radiation oncologist when making a recommendation.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Radiation where?

This may affect some medication for RA and some for osteoporosis which is common with ra.
Uncertain in what context this is in.

In brief: Radiation where?

This may affect some medication for RA and some for osteoporosis which is common with ra.
Uncertain in what context this is in.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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