Treatment Options

Treatment Options

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IMRT/IGRT

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy IMRT) and Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)

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3D Conformal

3D conformal therapy use a Multi Leaf Collimator (showin int he above picture) to define an irregular shape to shape the x-ray beam around the tumor and spare normal structures.


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Brachytherapy

Brachytherapy is the positioning of radaioactive sources directly into or next to the tumor. It's not as common a techniques as it was inthe 70's and 80's BUT one of the popular uses is Prostate Seed Implants.

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