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Radiation Therapy

Radiation therapy is one of the most common treatments for cancer. Radiation may be used alone or with other treatments, such as surgery, chemotherapy, hormones, or targeted therapy. If your treatment plan includes radiation therapy, knowing how it works and what to expect can often help you prepare for treatment and make informed decisions about your care.

Radiation Therapy Basics

Learn the basics about what radiation therapy is and how it's used to treat cancer.

Common Concerns

Get information about common concerns people have when getting radiation therapy.

Video: Radiation Therapy

This short video provides answers to some of the most common questions that people with cancer have about radiation therapy.