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Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy uses high energy waves similar to x-rays to kill penile cancer cells.

Radiotherapy treatment

Radiotherapy uses high energy waves to treat cancer. You can have radiotherapy for penile cancer externally or internally. Find out more about how you have this.

Planning radiotherapy

Find out what happens at your planning appointment for external radiotherapy.

External radiotherapy treatment

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

Internal radiotherapy treatment

Internal radiotherapy means giving radiotherapy to the cancer from inside the penis. It is also called brachytherapy.

Side effects of radiotherapy

Find out about the side effects of radiotherapy and how to cope with them.

Long term side effects of radiotherapy

Find out about the possible long term side effects of radiotherapy for penile cancer.

Last reviewed: 
06 Dec 2018

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