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Internal Radiation Therapy

Internal radiation therapy at Oasis of Hope

Internal—radioactive materials are placed in the body near the cancer cells; this is also called implant radiation or brachytherapy to control the growth or spread of cancer.

In certain cases, your doctor may recommend a combination of these. Radiation is often used with other types of treatment, such as surgery, chemotherapy , and immunotherapy, which stimulates the immune system to fight infection.

Internal radiation therapy uses a radiation source such as rods,k ribbons, or wires that are placed as close to or inside the tumor, so it does as little harm to normal cells as possible.

Internal Radiation Therapy FAQs

Q : How can I get more information about Internal Radiation Therapy at Oasis of Hope?

A : The easiest way is to fill out the form on the right-hand side of this page screen or you can also call us free of charged at +1 619 690 8409.