Radiation therapy is a treatment relying on ionizing radiation. It is one of fundamental methods of treating malignant neoplasms. The objective of radiation therapy is to destroy neoplastic cells. At NU-MED Center for Diagnostics and Oncology Therapy in Katowice we treat by means of radiation therapy as well as varieties of this method such as

  • stereotaxy or exposure of neoplastic cells to a potent dose administered over a short period of time. Stereotaxy is mainly employed in the therapy of brain neoplasm such as glioma or brain cancer
  • brachytherapy, more HERE: brachytherapy