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Can I take a shower during radiation treatments?
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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Yes
You may take a shower. Use a mild soap such as dove, then rinse off.
Avoid scrubbing or using anything that may cause friction to the treatment area. While drying off, gently pat the treated area with a soft towel and do not rub hard.

In brief: Yes
You may take a shower. Use a mild soap such as dove, then rinse off.
Avoid scrubbing or using anything that may cause friction to the treatment area. While drying off, gently pat the treated area with a soft towel and do not rub hard.
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