Cs-137 manual brachytherapy dosimetry

IAEA Laboratories expand radiation medicine services to hh dose.

These are enclosed in a protective capsule or wire, which allows the ionizing radiation to escape to treat and surrounding tissue but prevents the charge of radioisotope from moving or dissolving in body fluids.

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It also contrasts to EBRT, in which hh-energy x-rays (or occasionally gamma-rays from a radioisotope like cobalt-60) are directed at the tumour from outside the body.

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Brachytherapy can be used alone or in combination with other therapies such as surgery, external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) and chemotherapy.

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Brachytherapy instead involves the precise placement of short-range radiation-sources (radioisotopes) directly at the site of the cancerous tumour.


Cs-137 manual brachytherapy dosimetry:

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