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Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy is often used as part of the treatment for nasal and paranasal sinus cancer.

About radiotherapy

You might have radiotherapy as part of your treatment for nasal and paranasal sinus cancer.

Planning radiotherapy

Your radiotherapy team carefully work out how much radiation you need to treat the cancer and exactly where you need it.

Having radiotherapy for nasal and paranasal sinus cancer

Radiotherapy uses high energy x-rays to treat cancer cells.

Side effects of radiotherapy

Radiotherapy treatment for nasal and paranasal sinus cancer can cause side effects. Knowing what support is available can help you to cope with them.

Last reviewed: 
12 Nov 2020
Next review due: 
13 Nov 2023
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