Term: Radiation Therapy
Last Updated: 2016-01-21
Radiation therapy is a type of cancer treatment that uses radiation to control or destroy cancer cells.
For more information, including the ICD-9-CM and CCI codes used to identify this type of treatment, see the Types of Cancer Treatment section in the Overview of the Manitoba Cancer Registry and Treatment Data concept.
- Hormone Therapy
- Manitoba Cancer Registry and Treatment Data
- Surgical Intervention (Cancer Treatment)
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