Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help. If you have symptoms of cancer contact your doctor.

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Radiotherapy

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

Radioactive iodine treatment

Radioactive iodine treatment is a type of internal radiotherapy for thyroid cancer.

External beam radiotherapy

How you have external beam radiotherapy for thyroid cancer.

Last reviewed: 
08 Jun 2018

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