Radioterapia

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External radiotherapy

External radiotherapy is the use of radiation which is emitted from a machine outside of the body and subsequently directed to the tumor.

Radioisotope therapy

Radioisotope therapy is a form of internal radiotherapy that uses radioisotopes.

Brachytherapy

Brachytherapy or curietherapy is a type of radiotherapy where the radiation source is placed inside or very close to the area that is going to be treated. This way, healthy tissue is less exposed to radiation.