Tomotherapy

What is Tomotherapy?

It is a type of radiation therapy in which the radiation is delivered slice-by-slice . This method of delivery differs from other forms of external beam radiation therapy in which the entire tumor volume is irradiated at one time.

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I just had my first radiation treatment yesterday and shortly after I developed breast pain, breast bone pain and am developing a respitory problem...

doctor1 MD

I am very sorry to hear that you have these symptoms.

Newer CT machines will not cause many side effects. However there is a slight possibility of...

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hiI want to know if a perosn with prostate cancer treated 3 years ago with radiation IMRT/ IGRT and on hormone treatment since, now with rising PSA...

doctor1 MD

Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
He has prostate cancer with metastasis in lung. It is stage 4 cancer and...

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I just had my first radiation treatment yesterday and shortly after I developed breast pain, breast bone pain and am developing a respitory problem...

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hiI want to know if a perosn with prostate cancer treated 3 years ago with radiation IMRT/ IGRT and on hormone treatment since, now with rising PSA...

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