Deliver treatment directly to tumor
Brachytherapy is the placement of radioactive sources, or “seeds,” in close proximity to the tumors, or sometimes directly into the tissues. Brachytherapy is delivered in two ways. With high-dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy, the radioactive sources are placed only temporarily. Or, with low-dose rate (LDR) brachytherapy, the seeds may be left in place permanently. The type used depends upon your cancer.
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