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Synonyms for radiation therapy

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  1. radiotherapy, radiation therapy, radiation, actinotherapy, irradiation(noun)

    (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance

    radiation sickness, radiation syndrome, beam of light, light beam, radiation, shaft, ray of light, beam, ray, actinotherapy, radiotherapy, radioactivity, irradiation, shaft of light


  1. radiation therapy(noun)

    radiotherapy, therapeutic radiology

  2. radiation therapy(noun)

    The use of ionizing radiation to treat disease, especially cancer.

    therapeutic radiology, radiotherapy

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  1. radiationtherapy

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  1. Cesar Castillo:

    I had to go through a rigorous chemo and radiation therapy and a stem cell transplant, i couldn't concentrate. I couldn't relax. I was really anxious and depressed. All I kept thinking was: 'Here I am, not even 30, being poisoned and fighting for my life.'.

  2. Steve Sosebee:

    Until radiation therapy is permitted, until we can develop a bone marrow transplant department here, some kids do still have to travel outside for treatment.

  3. Katherine Raymond:

    It was difficult to determine a treatment plan because most people who have this cancer are geriatric and Fionah was just a baby, it is horrible to watch your baby go through chemo. Nothing prepares you for that. The radiation therapy leaves them with burns. She cried all the time. It was so hard on her.


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