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Does radiation therapy melt my bones?
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Radiation Oncology
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
Bones will not melt.
There may be microscopic changes that may make the bone more susceptible to fracture that can heal normally. This risk is actually small.

In brief: No
Bones will not melt.
There may be microscopic changes that may make the bone more susceptible to fracture that can heal normally. This risk is actually small.
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
It does not melt the bones but if bone marrow is in the treatment field of radiation the bone marrow reserve is reduced.

In brief: No
It does not melt the bones but if bone marrow is in the treatment field of radiation the bone marrow reserve is reduced.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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