During high dose rate brachytherapy for cervical
cancer, highly radioactive material is delivered into or around a tumor in
order to eradicate or shrink it. This procedure does not require a hospital
stay in between treatments.
Also Known As:
- Cervical cancer surgery
- Shrink cervix cancer
- Cancer surgery
- Temporary high dose rate brachytherapy for cervical cancer
- Internal radiotherapy for cervical cancer
- Internal radiation therapy for cervical cancer
Conditions Treated with High Dose Rate Brachytherapy for Cervical Cancer:
High dose rate brachytherapy for cervical cancer maybe be performed in cases of cervical cancer.