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IORT for cervical cancer

IORT for cervical cancer

Typically, standard radiation therapy involves five days a week of treatment, for a total of five to six weeks. With cervical cancer IORT, our radiation oncologists may deliver a similar dose of radiation in a single treatment session. This helps to reduce side effects and improve comfort, convenience and quality of life.

A patient must be a surgical candidate in order to be eligible for intraoperative radiation therapy. Also, this treatment is generally reserved for individuals with early-stage disease.