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Radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Radiotherapy uses high energy x-rays to kill lung cancer cells and reduce symptoms.

Planning radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Find out what happens at your planning appointment for external radiotherapy to the lung for advanced lung cancer.

Having radiotherapy for advanced cancer

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

Internal radiotherapy (brachytherapy)

Find out about internal radiotherapy for advanced lung cancer, how you have it, and about side effects.

Radiotherapy to the brain

Find out about what happens when you have external radiotherapy to the brain for advanced lung cancer.

Last reviewed: 
14 Sep 2017

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