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What are the benefits of radiotherapy?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Amir Faridi
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Radiotherapy
It does decrease chances of local recurrence.
Some times use for relieving pain.

In brief: Radiotherapy
It does decrease chances of local recurrence.
Some times use for relieving pain.
Dr. Amir Faridi
Dr. Amir Faridi
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Dr. Brian Lawenda
Radiation Oncology
In brief: Kills cancer cells
Radiation therapy is a treatment that is used to kill cancer cells.
It involves the use of high-energy x-rays to create damage to the dna of cancer cells. Approximately 50% of all patients with cancer will receive radiation as a part of their treatment. Learn more about radiation here: http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/factsheet/therapy/radiation.

In brief: Kills cancer cells
Radiation therapy is a treatment that is used to kill cancer cells.
It involves the use of high-energy x-rays to create damage to the dna of cancer cells. Approximately 50% of all patients with cancer will receive radiation as a part of their treatment. Learn more about radiation here: http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/factsheet/therapy/radiation.
Dr. Brian Lawenda
Dr. Brian Lawenda
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