Radiotherapy is a common treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma. It uses high energy rays similar to x-rays to kill cancer cells. You have the treatment from an external radiotherapy machine.
You have a planning session with your radiotherapy team a few days or weeks before you start treatment.
Information about what happens when you have external radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma.
Find out about possible side effects during and after radiotherapy treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma.
Find out about possible long term side effects of external radiotherapy and what you can do about them.