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HDR Brachytherapy (internal radiotherapy) Cervix [ Back to leaflets ]

Title
HDR Brachytherapy (internal radiotherapy) Cervix
Description
The aim of this leaflet is to explain what brachytherapy is and the treatment procedure. Brachytherapy is a type of radiotherapy treatment used for treating cancer of the cervix, uterus or vagina. It is normally carried out as an outpatient procedure unless there are transport difficulties or you have nobody at home to look after you.
Specialty
Gynaecological Oncology
Document Number
ULHT-LFT-2220
Version
2
Publication date
14/03/2018
Review Date
14/03/2020
Available in the following languages
English
HDR Brachytherapy (internal radiotherapy) Cervix (PDF, 89 KB)