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Radiotherapy for breast cancer

Radiotherapy uses high energy waves similar to x-rays to kill breast cancer cells.

Planning radiotherapy

Find out what happens at your planning appointment for external radiotherapy.

Having radiotherapy treatment

Find out about what happens when you have external radiotherapy for breast cancer.

Side effects of radiotherapy

Find out about the side effects of external radiotherapy and how to cope with them.

Internal radiotherapy for breast cancer

Find out about what happens when you have radiotherapy from inside the breast and about possible side effects.

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