Coronavirus and cancer

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Radiotherapy for advanced 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 for advanced breast cancer.

Having radiotherapy

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

Side effects of radiotherapy

Find out about the possible side effects of radiotherapy for advanced breast cancer.

Last reviewed: 
11 Jul 2014

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