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You might have radiotherapy to a particular area of myeloma causing problems, or to treat bone pain.

More rarely, you have radiotherapy before having a stem cell transplant (called total body irradiation or TBI).

Planning radiotherapy

Before you start radiotherapy for myeloma you have a planning appointment. Find out about what happens at this appointment.

Radiotherapy treatment

Find out what happens when you have external radiotherapy for myeloma, and about the side effects.

Last reviewed: 
30 Apr 2020

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