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Radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Radiotherapy uses high energy waves similar to x-rays to kill cancer cells. You might have radiotherapy to shrink the cancer, relieve symptoms such as bleeding and help you feel more comfortable.

Planning radiotherapy for advanced cancer

See how you have a planning scan and what happens during your radiotherapy planning session.

Having radiotherapy for advanced cancer

Find out what happens when you have radiotherapy for advanced stomach cancer.

Side effects of radiotherapy

Find out about the side effects of radiotherapy for advanced stomach cancer. The side effects tend to be mild.

Last reviewed: 
05 Jul 2016

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